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Why Lawyers Behave As They Do

1st Edition

By Paul G. Haskell

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Description

Over the past five years, the American Bar Association and legal educators themselves have been expanding the discussion of professional responsibility. Traditionalists state that lawyers must maximize the gain for their client regardless of whether that means turning a blind eye to behavior or facts which may serve justice but hinder the client's

Table of Contents

Preface -- The Behavior of Lawyers -- The Lawyer's Service on Behalf of an Immoral Objective -- The Morality of the Means -- A Troubled Profession -- Appendix: Excerpts from Professional Rules

About the Author

Paul G. Haskell is William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of Law at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General