- Highlights of the Rules of Professional Conduct
- General Responsibility of Lawyers
- Duties of Counsel to Clients
As you relate with your client(s), you are to dedicate and devote to your client cause, represent him within the bounds of law and represent him competently. Avoid conflict of interest where there is agreement with you or he entrust you with privilege information. As a witness do not withdraw from his employment or call at his house. In dealing with his property, you have responsibility for litigation and you must investigate facts and ensure proper production of witness.
- Duties of Counsel to other Lawyers
- Role and Duties of Counsel to Court
- Improper Attraction of Business
n 1963, an American attorney named Reed Lawlor published a prescient article in the journal of the American Bar Association. “In a few years,” he wrote, “lawyers will rely more and more on computers to perform many tasks for them. They will not rely on computers simply to do their bookkeeping, filing or other clerical tasks. They will also use them in their research and in the analysis and prediction of judicial decisions. In the latter tasks, they will make use of modern logic and the mathematical theory of probability, at least indirectly.” Learn more about Virtual Law Practice