A monthly series of brief articles in Bar News by the Ethics Committee looks at frequently asked questions on ethics. The series began in November 2011.
Ethics Rules Apply to Foreclosure Work, May 2013
The Ethics Committee provides general guidance on the NH Rules of Professional Conduct with regard to a lawyer’s own prospective conduct. New Hampshire lawyers may contact the Ethics Committee for confidential and informal guidance by emailing Rosemarie Atwood. Brief ethics commentaries based upon member inquiries and suggestions will be published monthly in the NH Bar News.
Disclosure of Client Information When Lawyers Move Between Firms, February 2013
Rule 3.3 – Candor toward the Tribunal, December 2012
Timely Screening for Lateral Hire Conflicts, November 2012
The New Rule 1.10 – Lawyer Screening in the Hiring Firm, September 2012
Informed Consent, June 2012
The Client’s File, May 2012
Trust Accounting Pitfalls, April 2012
Workplace Email Communications, March 2012
Conflict of Interest: Spouse Attorneys, February 2012
Reporting Professional Misconduct, January 2012
Flat Fees: What if Client Terminates?, December 2011
Non-Compete Clauses: Safe for Lawyers, November 2011