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The Client Who Did Too Much


Nancy B. Rapoport


University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law

2014

Akron Law Review, Vol. 47, 2014
UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper

Abstract:     
Using Hitchcock's MacGuffin as a theme, I discuss the dynamics between client and lawyer when the client so obsesses over the issue driving him that he persuades (or attempts to persuade) the lawyer to do things that are inadvisable from the lawyer's point of view.

Number of Pages in PDF File: 14

Keywords: lawyers, attorneys, legal ethics, professional responsibility, law and psychology, fees, reasonable fees, Hitchcock

JEL Classification: K00, K1, K10, K19, K29, K39, K2, K3, K4, K40, K49, L20, L89, M20


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Date posted: March 22, 2014 ; Last revised: June 20, 2014

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Rapoport, Nancy B., The Client Who Did Too Much (2014). Akron Law Review, Vol. 47, 2014; UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2412496

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