Tag Archives: confidentiality

Attorney-Client Privilege? Attorney Recorded Talks with Jailed Defendant

A Defendant’s former defense attorney appeared in federal court last week to explain why he recorded over 60 conversations with the Defendant in jail. Attorney Terry Haddock was working with the government while he represented Shannon Williams. During the course…

Lawyers sharing responsibility for access to justice?

If lawyers do in fact “share responsibility for access to justice” in this country (see CBA president’s letter to the editor in Maclean’s Feb. 9, 2009), then AdviceScene.com’s legal forum should be a great test over the coming months.  It…