Lawyers' Ethics in Real Estate Transactions

Probate & Property, March 2012

5 Pages Posted: 21 Mar 2012

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Roger Bernhardt

Golden Gate University - School of Law

Robert Kehr

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Date Written: March 19, 2012

Abstract

Recent appellate cases upholding sanctions against lawyers for, in one case, improperly going into business with the client, and, in the other, joining forces with the client’s adversaries after terminating the representation.

Keywords: Fair v. Bakhtiara, Oasis West v. Goldman, professional responsibility, legal ethics, attorney & client, fiduciary duties

Suggested Citation

Bernhardt, Roger and Kehr, Robert, Lawyers' Ethics in Real Estate Transactions (March 19, 2012). Probate & Property, March 2012. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2026111

Roger Bernhardt (Contact Author)

Golden Gate University - School of Law ( email )

536 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
United States

Robert Kehr

affiliation not provided to SSRN ( email )

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