Legal Ethics

Legal Ethics

Disbarment sought for lawyer in scheme that provided phony certificates of completion to court

Legal Ethics

Former Drinker Biddle staff attorney is suspended for overbilling the firm for his work

Celebrities

Dustin Diamond’s lawyer gets a judicial scolding on ‘shenanigans’ for car’s message

Legal ethics

Thieving accountant, wrong number proved costly for lawyer; court lifts suspension

Judiciary

Judge resigns amid allegations she retaliated after rebuffed Facebook request, exhibited paranoia

Criminal Justice

Former in-house lawyer admits stealing $2.6M from his company

Legal Ethics

Judge who remarked on ‘temptresses’ who are ‘asking for it’ faces ethics complaint

Legal Ethics

Lawyer lied about mother’s death to excuse discovery delay, ethics officials allege

Legal Ethics

$200K sanction could close my law firm, lawyer tells court

Criminal Justice

Lawyer is accused of stealing $1.8M from estate bequeathed to Connecticut town

Judiciary

Mississippi high court orders judge and PD to ‘make nice’

Legal Ethics

$50K fine recommended for judge over scuffle with public defender

Legal Ethics

Judge may send letter encouraging lawyers to do pro bono work, ABA ethics opinion says

Judiciary

Judge agrees to $10K fine for cursing at store owner who displayed a rival’s campaign sign

Judiciary

Texas judge is admonished for ‘New York Jew’ and Muslim beard comments, marathon court session

Legal Ethics

Lawyer removes Confederate flags from historic cemetery, sparking calls for disbarment

Legal Ethics

Paralegal’s ex testifies, says she admitted DUI setup of opposing trial lawyer

Law Scribbler

It’s a mobile world—embrace digital marketing and learn Google’s secrets, Lawyernomics speakers say

Judiciary

Judge is admonished for ‘heavy-handed’ action on behalf of fellow judge

Legal Ethics

Surreptitious collection of DNA from water bottle lands lawyer for exonerated inmate in hot water