Looking at the Initial Client Meeting through an Interdisciplinary Lens: Applying Lessons from the Medical Profession to Law Teaching and Practice

The Law Teacher, Spring 2010, pp. 12-13.

2 Pages Posted: 30 Jan 2013

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Lisa Bliss

Georgia State University - College of Law

Abstract

In this essay a clinical law professor observes similarities in the way that physicians and lawyers interact with patients and clients during the initial consult/interview, based upon her experiences teaching in a medical legal partnership clinic.

Keywords: law, legal education, attorney-client, client meeting, clinical education, clinical legal education, medical-legal partherships, law clinics, physician-patient

JEL Classification: K00, K32, K40, K49

Suggested Citation

Bliss, Lisa, Looking at the Initial Client Meeting through an Interdisciplinary Lens: Applying Lessons from the Medical Profession to Law Teaching and Practice. The Law Teacher, Spring 2010, pp. 12-13.. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2208560

Lisa Bliss (Contact Author)

Georgia State University - College of Law ( email )

P.O. Box 4037
Atlanta, GA 30302-4037
United States

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