Tag Archives: professional responsibility

Off the hook? Former Department of Justice lawyers evade ethics review.

Two former department of justice lawyers should escape review from state bar ethics committees based on the finding of the new report that classified their actions as "poor judgment," rather than ethical misconduct. The two attorneys, Jay Bybee and John…

Changing Public Perception of Lawyers in 2010

Randy Wilson, a Texas judge, recently wrote a letter to his two children, who are both aspiring lawyers, on how to have successful careers as attorneys. Some of his advice sounds like common sense, but it is great advice to…