Inspecting -- Not Just Expecting -- Professionalism: Florida Supreme Court Adopts Code for Resolving Professionalism Complaints

AALS Professional Responsibility Section Newsletter 25, Fall 2013.

Stetson University College of Law Research Paper No. 2014-1

7 Pages Posted: 20 Nov 2013 Last revised: 6 Mar 2014

See all articles by Kirsten K. Davis

Kirsten K. Davis

Stetson University College of Law

Date Written: Fall 2013

Abstract

Florida has adopted an informal intervention process to deal with complaints of lawyers’ lack of professionalism when the acts do not rise to the level of an ethics violation. This article describes that process and reflects upon its potential shortcomings.

Keywords: Professionalism, Florida Bar, Complaints

JEL Classification: K00, K49

Suggested Citation

Davis, Kirsten K., Inspecting -- Not Just Expecting -- Professionalism: Florida Supreme Court Adopts Code for Resolving Professionalism Complaints (Fall 2013). AALS Professional Responsibility Section Newsletter 25, Fall 2013.; Stetson University College of Law Research Paper No. 2014-1. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2356905

Kirsten K. Davis (Contact Author)

Stetson University College of Law ( email )

1401 61st Street South
Gulfport, FL 33707
United States
727-562-7877 (Phone)

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