'Formation of the Client-Lawyer Relationship, Competence and Diligence' and 'Communications and Shared Decision-Making'

in Professional Legal Ethics: A Comparative Perspective, Maya G. Bolocan, Ed.

9 Pages Posted: 15 Jul 2008  

Susan R. Martyn

University of Toledo - College of Law

Date Written: 2002

Abstract

Ethical codes and general law in Europe and the United States recognize the formation of lawyer-client relationships and the obligation of competency.

Keywords: Model Rules of Professional Conduct, Court Appointments, Comparative Law, Council of Bars & Law Societies of Europe, Contract, Prospective Clients, Fiduciary Responsibility, Competence, Diligence, Professional Liability Insurance, Communication, Shared Decision Making

Suggested Citation

Martyn, Susan R., 'Formation of the Client-Lawyer Relationship, Competence and Diligence' and 'Communications and Shared Decision-Making' (2002). in Professional Legal Ethics: A Comparative Perspective, Maya G. Bolocan, Ed. . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1159775

Susan R. Martyn (Contact Author)

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