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Essential Professional Conduct: Legal Ethics

Second Edition

By Geoff Monahan, David Hipsley

Routledge-Cavendish – 2007 – 164 pages

Series: Australian Essential Series

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    978-1-876905-27-9
    January 25th 2007

Description

Accessible and student-friendly this new edition has been fully updated and revised and includes substantial new material and a comprehensive table of cases. Opening each chapter with a checklist highlighting key areas of the topic, followed by an expanded treatment of the subject, this text provides students with a sound overview of legal ethics on which to build their knowledge and is also an ideal revision aid.

Presenting readers with a clear and concise guide to the key elements of legal ethics this book covers many of the broad topic areas referred to in the ‘Priestley 11’ prescription for ‘Professional Conduct’.

Contents

The Legal Profession and Admission to Practice. Duty to the Law. Duty to the Court. Retainers and Liens. Competence, Care and Accountability. Confidentiality, Good Faith and Avoiding Conflicts. Relations with Third Parties. Relations with Other Lawyers. Discipline

Name: Essential Professional Conduct: Legal Ethics: Second Edition (Paperback)Routledge-Cavendish 
Description: By Geoff Monahan, David Hipsley. Accessible and student-friendly this new edition has been fully updated and revised and includes substantial new material and a comprehensive table of cases. Opening each chapter with a checklist highlighting key areas of the topic, followed by an...
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