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lawyer, the public, and professional responsibility

F. Raymond Marks

lawyer, the public, and professional responsibility

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Published by American Bar Foundation in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public interest -- United States.,
  • Law partnership -- United States.,
  • Practice of law -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] F. Raymond Marks, with Kirk Leswing [and] Barbara A. Fortinsky.
    ContributionsLeswing, Kirk., Fortinsky, Barbara A., American Bar Foundation.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 305 p.
    Number of Pages305
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17733303M

    Professional responsibility is the area of legal practice that encompasses the duties of attorneys to act in a professional manner, obey the law, avoid conflicts of interest, and put the interests of clients ahead of their own interests. 1 Violations in normal. 2 In the United States. In U.S. law schools. Examinations. Violations in normal.


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