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The Law Governing Lawyers: Model Rules, Standards, Statutes, and State Lawyer Rules of Professional Conduct

Front Cover - The Law Governing Lawyers: Model Rules, Standards, Statutes, and State Lawyer Rules of Professional Conduct

2015-2016 Edition

Susan R. Martyn
University of Toledo

Lawrence J. Fox
Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath
Visiting Lecture in Law, Yale Law School

W. Bradley Wendel
Cornell University

2015. Paperback. 332 pages. ISBN-13: 978-1-4548-5911-6.

About the Book

Providing full coverage of all the model rules, standards, and statutes pertaining to the law governing lawyers, this supplement, with its companion website, is an ideal reference source for any course on professional responsibility or legal ethics.

Reach for THE LAW GOVERNING LAWYERS: 2015-2016 STATUTORY SUPPLEMENT to have all of these resources at your disposal:
• A companion website, http://www.aspenlawschool.com/books/martyn_lgl, featuring links to each jurisdiction’s Rules of Professional Conduct and access to an electronic version of this supplement.
• An introduction to understanding and finding the law governing lawyers
• Correlation tables showing the ABA Model Rules and related Model Code Provisions
• Charts comparing state rule of professional conduct provisions on fee agreements, confidentiality exceptions, and screening requirements
• The Restatement (Third) of the Law Governing Lawyers (2000), black letter, plus extensive edited comments and illustrations
• A conversion table illustrating Final Restatement sections and drafts
• The Sarbanes-Oxley Act and Regulations and other selected federal statutes, regulations, and rules of procedure

The updated 2015-2016 Edition offers:
• 2014 ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct 
• 2011 ABA Model Code of Judicial Conduct
• On the companion website, links to each state’s Rules of Professional Conduct



Please also visit the companion website for:

Traversing the Ethical Minefield: Problems, Law, and Professional Responsibility
Third Edition
by Susan Martyn and Lawrence Fox
2013 • 720 pages • ISBN: 978-1-4548-0814-5

INCLUDES COMPANION WEBSITE WITH LINKS TO STATE RULES

Preface / Sample Chapters