Alice Woolley

University of Calgary

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Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4

Canada

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (31)

1.

Tending the Bar: The Good Character Requirement for Law Society Admission

Dalhousie Law Journal, Vol. 30, pp. 27-78, 2007
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2010
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 795 (12,618)

Abstract:

character, ethics, admission, regulation

2.

Philosophical Legal Ethics: Ethics, Morals, and Jurisprudence

Legal Ethics, Forthcoming, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-21, Stanford Public Law Working Paper No. 1646558, Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 212
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2010
University of Calgary, Cornell University - School of Law, Columbia University - Law School, University of Denver College of Law, Yale Law School, Mitchell Hamline School of Law and University of Auckland
Downloads 601 (23,248)

Abstract:

jurisprudence, legal ethics, morality

3.

Legal Ethics and Moral Character

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Forthcoming, Cornell Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Jun 2010
Alice Woolley and W. Bradley Wendel
University of Calgary and Cornell University - School of Law
Downloads 474 (28,051)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Legal Ethics, Moral Psychology, Dispositions, Personality, Standard Conception, Luban, Simon, Pepper, Fried

4.

The Problem of Disagreement in Legal Ethics Theory

Canadian Journal of Law and Jurisprudence, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 422 (37,460)

Abstract:

Lawyers Ethics, Legal Theory, Law and Psychology

5.

Can Good Character Be Made Better? Assessing the Federation of Law Societies’ Proposed Reform of the Good Character Requirement for Law Society Admission

Canadian Journal of Administrative Law and Practice, 2013
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 May 2013
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 344 (27,054)

Abstract:

legal ethics, professional regulation, character

6.

The Lawyer as Advisor and the Practice of the Rule of Law

(2014) 47 UBC Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Jun 2014
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 318 (58,228)

Abstract:

Legal Ethics, Rule of Law, Government

7.
Downloads 301 ( 78,219)

The Psychology of Good Character

RE-AFFIRMING LEGAL ETHICS, Kieran Tranter, ed., Routledge, Forthcoming, July 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2010
Alice Woolley and Jocelyn Stacey
University of Calgary and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 267 (88,940)

Abstract:

character, psychology, bar admission

The Psychology of Good Character

RE-AFFIRMING LEGAL ETHICS, Kieran Tranter, ed., Routledge, Forthcoming, July 2010
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jun 2015
Alice Woolley and Jocelyn Stacey
University of Calgary and University of British Columbia (UBC), Faculty of Law
Downloads 34 (370,902)

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8.

'Uncivil by Too Much Civility'? Critiquing Five More Years of Civility Regulation in Canada

Dalhousie Law Journal (2013) (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 09 Dec 2012
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 271 (61,228)

Abstract:

civility, legal ethics, professionalism, regulation

9.

Imperfect Duty: Lawyers' Obligation to Foster Access to Justice

Alberta Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 5, p. 107, 2008
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 06 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2010
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 257 (77,364)

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10.

Time for Change: Unethical Hourly Billing in the Canadian Profession and What Should Be Done About It

La Revue Du Barreau Canadien, Vol. 83, p. 859, 2004
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2010
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 244 (73,930)
Citation 1

Abstract:

billing, legal ethics, regulation

Rhetoric and Realities: What Independence of the Bar Requires of Lawyer Regulation

SPP Research Paper No. 11-9
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Sep 2011
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 169 (140,035)

Abstract:

law, society, lawyer, self-regulation, independence of the bar, legal, zealous advocacy

Rhetoric and Realities: What Independence of the Bar Requires of Lawyer Regulation

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 04 Jul 2011
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 67 (273,339)

Abstract:

legal ethics, regulation

12.

Does Civility Matter?

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 46, p. 175, 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 04 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2010
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 206 (53,898)

Abstract:

Civility, ethics, professionalism

13.

Regulation in Practice: The 'Ethical Economy' of Lawyer Regulation in Canada and a Case Study in Lawyer Deviance

15(2) Legal Ethics (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2012
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 195 (86,585)

Abstract:

regulation, legal ethics

14.

Legal Ethics and Regulatory Legitimacy: Regulating Lawyers for Personal Misconduct

ALTERNATIVE PERSPECTIVES ON LEGAL ETHICS, Francesca Bartlett, ed., Routledge, Forthcoming, Fall 2010
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 11 Jun 2010
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 180 (101,321)

Abstract:

legal ethics, regulatory theory, personal misconduct

15.

If Philosophical Legal Ethics is the Answer, What is the Question?

University of Toronto Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2010
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 119 (122,808)

Abstract:

legal ethics, law governing lawyers

16.

Legal Education Reform and the Good Lawyer

Alberta Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 07 Jan 2014
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 117 (128,906)

Abstract:

Legal Education, Ethics

17.

Context, Meaning and Morality in the Life of the Lawyer

(2014) 17 (1) Legal Ethics 1
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2014
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 113 (146,063)

Abstract:

Legal Ethics, Morality, Legal Philosophy

18.

Ethics Teaching in Law School

Canadian Legal Education Annual Review, Vol. 1, p. 85, 2007
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 06 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 13 Dec 2012
Alice Woolley and Sara L. Bagg
University of Calgary and University of Calgary
Downloads 107 (184,225)

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19.

Intuition and Theory in Legal Ethics Teaching

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 18 Dec 2011
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 105 (159,767)

Abstract:

legal ethics, ethics teaching, moral psychology, social intuition, Haidt, Kohlberg

20.

Equality Rights, Freedom of Religion and the Training of Canadian Lawyers

17 Legal Ethics, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 06 Oct 2014
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 100 (183,094)

Abstract:

Legal Ethics, Equality, Freedom of Religion

21.

Lawyers and the Rule of Law: Independence of the Bar, the Canadian Constitution and the Law Governing Lawyers

24 National Journal of Constitutional Law, 2014, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 May 2014
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 95 (146,063)

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22.

Evaluating Value: A Historical Case Study of the Capacity of Alternative Billing Methods to Reform Unethical Hourly Billing

International Journal of the Legal Profession, Vol. 12, No. 3, November 2005
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 03 Sep 2009
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 67 (231,830)

Abstract:

billing, regulation, legal ethics

23.

The Problem of Guilt: Ferdinand von Schirach's Crime and Guilt

(2012) 15(2) Legal Ethics, (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 54 (253,698)

Abstract:

Legal Ethics, Law and Literature, Criminal Defence

24.

To What Should Lawyers Be Faithful? A Review Essay of W. Bradley Wendel's Lawyers and Fidelity to Law

Criminal Justice Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 09 Mar 2012
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 51 (288,609)

Abstract:

legal ethics, philosophical legal ethics, criminal law, defense, prosecution

25.

The Lawyer as Fiduciary: Defining Private Law Duties in Public Law Relations

University of Toronto Law Journal, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Feb 2015
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 46 (148,381)

Abstract:

Legal Ethics, Fiduciary Duties, Jurisprudence, Private Law

26.

Can the Dismal Science Save the 'Dog of the Curriculum'?

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Sep 2009
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 39 (335,621)

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27.

Nasty Women and the Rule of Law

University of San Francisco Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Jan 2017
Alice Woolley and Elysa Darling
University of Calgary and Independent
Downloads 0 (61,436)

Abstract:

Legal Ethics, Feminism, Lawyers

28.

Can Pragmatism Function in Administrative Law?

Supreme Court Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 May 2016
Jocelyn Stacey and Alice Woolley
University of British Columbia (UBC), Faculty of Law and University of Calgary
Downloads 0 (386,168)

Abstract:

administrative law, judicial review, deference as respect, Supreme Court of Canada

29.

Addressing Access to Justice Through New Legal Service Providers: Opportunities and Challenges

3 Texas A & M Law Review 549 (2016), Osgoode Legal Studies Research Paper No. 48/2016
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 May 2016 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2016
Alice Woolley and Trevor C. W. Farrow
University of Calgary and York University - Osgoode Hall Law School
Downloads 0 (94,676)

Abstract:

access to justice, legal ethics

30.

Hard Questions and Innocent Clients: The Normative Framework of the Three Hardest Questions, and the Plea Bargaining Problem

Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 44, No. 4, 2016
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 02 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2016
Alice Woolley
University of Calgary
Downloads 0 (293,499)

Abstract:

ethics, plea bargaining

31.

Front Matter for In Search of the Ethical Lawyer: Stories from the Canadian Legal Profession

Adam Dodek & Alice Woolley, eds., In Search of the Ethical Lawyer: Stories from the Canadian Legal Profession (UBC Press, 2016), Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2016-04
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 04 May 2016
Adam M. Dodek, Alice Woolley and Paul Wells
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of Calgary and Maclean's
Downloads 0 (211,676)

Abstract:

Legal Ethics, Professional Responsibility, Access to Justice, Privilege, Confidentiality, Women, Equality, Pro Bono, Civility, Feminism, Criminal Defence, Mindfullness, Wrongful Convictions, Criminal Law