Leslie C. Levin

University of Connecticut School of Law

65 Elizabeth Street

Hartford, CT 06105

United States

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Scholarly Papers (27)

1.

Why Context Matters

Pages 1-24 in "Lawyers in Practice: Ethical Decision Making in Context" Ed. by Leslie C. Levin and Lynn Mather (University of Chicago Press 2012) ISBN 978-0-226-47516-5, SUNY Buffalo Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-045
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2013
Lynn Mather and Leslie C. Levin
SUNY Buffalo Law School and University of Connecticut School of Law
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lawyers, legal ethics, law firms, lawyers’ decision making, legal specialization, professional conduct, communities of practice, norms, socialization, professionalism, regulation of lawyers, disclosure, conflicts of interest, lawyer/client relationship

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The Folly of Expecting Evil: Reconsidering the Bar's Character and Fitness Requirement

Brigham Young University Law Review, 2014
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 24 Dec 2014
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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lawyers, law students, bar admission, bar discipline

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A Study of the Relationship between Bar Admissions Data and Subsequent Lawyer Discipline

Number of pages: 62 Posted: 30 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2014
University of Connecticut School of Law, Department of SociologyUniversity of Connecticut - School of Law and University of Connecticut - School of Law
Downloads 295 (152,363)
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Lawyers, Legal Profession, Lawyer Discipline, Regulation, Professions

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Bad Apples, Bad Lawyers or Bad Decisionmaking: Lessons from Psychology and from Lawyers in the Dock

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 22, No. 4, 2009
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 May 2009 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2009
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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legal profession, legal ethics, lawyer discipline, cognitive psychology, social psychology, ethical decisionmaking

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Misbehaving Lawyers: Cross-Country Comparisons

Misbehaving Lawyers: Cross-Country Comparisons, Published by Legal Ethics, 2012
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 01 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2014
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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lawyers, legal profession, regulation

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The Case for Less Secrecy in Lawyer Discipline

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 20, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Jul 2007
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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attorney, lawyer, discipline, complaints, confidentiality, first amendment

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The Monopoly Myth and Other Tales About the Superiority of Lawyers

Fordham Law Review, Volume 82, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Mar 2014
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Preliminary Reflections on the Professional Development Of Solo and Small Law Firm Practitioners

Fordham Law Review, Vol. 70, No. 3, 2001
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Nov 2009
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Pro Bono Publico in a Parallel Universe: The Meaning of Pro Bono in Solo and Small Law Firms

Hofstra Law Review, 2009
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Nov 2008
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Specialty Bars as a Site of Professionalism: The Immigration Bar Example

University of St. Thomas Law Journal, 2011
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Jul 2011
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Specialty Bars as a Site of Professionalism: The Immigration Bar Example

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Feb 2013
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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lawyers, legal profession, immigration, bar associations, regulation

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To Err is Human, To Apologize is Hard: The Role of Apologies in Lawyer Discipline

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 34, 2021, University of Illinois College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 21-22
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 16 Sep 2021
Leslie C. Levin and Jennifer K. Robbennolt
University of Connecticut School of Law and University of Illinois College of Law
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Legal Profession, Law and Psychology, Law and Society, Regulation

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The Politics of Lawyer Regulation: The Case of Malpractice Insurance

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 09 Jul 2020
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Legal Profession, Courts, Judges, Bar Associations, Legal Ethics, Law & Society

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Lawyers in Cyberspace: The Impact of Legal Listservs on the Professional Development and Ethical Decisionmaking of Lawyers

Arizona State Law Journal, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Nov 2009
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
Downloads 68 (477,728)
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The End of Mandatory State Bars?

Georgetown Law Journal, Vol. 109, No. 1, 2020
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 May 2020
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Legal Profession, Lawyers, Judges, Bar Associations, Law & Society, Regulation

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Lawyers Going Bare and Clients Going Blind

Florida Law Review, Vol. 68, Issue 5, 2016
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2019
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Lawyers, Legal Profession, Insurance, Law & Society, Malpractice

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Review of Lawyers in the Dock: Learning from Attorney Disciplinary Proceedings, by Richard Abel

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Vol. 22, Fall 2009
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Mar 2014
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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The Politics of Bar Admission: Lessons from the Pandemic

Hofstra Law Review, Vol. 50, No. 1, 2021
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 23 Feb 2022
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Legal Profession, Legal Ethics, Courts, Judges, Regulation, Law & Society

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Regulators at the Margins: The Impact of Malpractice Insurers on Solo and Small Firm Lawyers

Connecticut Law Review, 2016
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 27 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2016
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Lawyers, Legal Profession, Law & Society, Malpractice, Insurance

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When Lawyers Screw Up

Georgetown Journal of Legal Ethics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Apr 2019 Last Revised: 07 May 2019
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Legal Profession, Professional Responsibility, Malpractice, Insurance

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Report to the Wisconsin Office of Lawyer Regulation: Analysis of Grievances Filed in Criminal and Family Matters from 2013-2016

Wisconsin Office of Lawyer Regulation, 2020, Texas A&M University School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 21-02
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 05 Jan 2021
Susan Saab Fortney and Leslie C. Levin
Texas A&M University School of Law and University of Connecticut School of Law
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Lawyer Discipline, Complaints, Disciplinary Charges, Family Lawyers, Criminal Defense Lawyers, Deterrence, Recidivism, Lawyer Ethics, Legal Ethics, Consumer Protection, Public Protection

Ordinary Clients, Overreaching Lawyers, and the Failure to Implement Adequate Client Protection Measures

American University Law Review, Vol. 71, No. 2, 2021
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Aug 2021
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Legal Profession, Courts, Consumer Protection, Regulation, Law & Society

Ordinary Clients, Overreaching Lawyers, and the Failure to Implement Adequate Client Protection Measures

American University Law Review 2021
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 26 Jan 2022
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Legal Profession, Professional Responsibility, Judges, Law & Society, Regulation

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'This is Not Normal': The Role of Bar Organizations in Protecting Constitutional Norms and Values

Washington University Journal of Law and Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 05 Aug 2022
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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Legal Profession, Professional Responsibility, Law & Society

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Building a Better Lawyer Discipline System: The Queensland Experience

9 Legal Ethics 187, 2006
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Mar 2014
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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lawyers, legal profession, lawyer discipline, legal ethics

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The Impact of International Lawyer Organizations on Lawyer Regulation

Fordham International Law Journal, Vol. 42, No. 2, 2018
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 28 Mar 2019
Leslie C. Levin, Lynn Mather and Leny de Groot-van Leeuwen
University of Connecticut School of Law, SUNY Buffalo Law School and Radboud University Nijmegen - Faculty of Law
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legal profession, lawyers, bar associations, regulation, rule of law

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Beyond the Guild: Lawyer Organizations and Law Making

Washington University Global Legal Studies Law Review, VOL. 18, 2019
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 18 Sep 2019
Leslie C. Levin and Lynn Mather
University of Connecticut School of Law and SUNY Buffalo Law School
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When and Why Do Lawyer Organizations Seek to Influence Law?

Lawyers in 21st Century Societies: Volume 2 (2022), University at Buffalo School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2022-007
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 Sep 2022 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2022
Lynn Mather and Leslie C. Levin
SUNY Buffalo Law School and University of Connecticut School of Law
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Legal Profession, Law & Society, Lawyer Regulation, Lawyer Organizations

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Guardians at the Gate: the Career Paths and Professional Development of Private U.S. Immigration Lawyers

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 13 Oct 2020
Leslie C. Levin
University of Connecticut School of Law
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legal profession, lawyers, immigration