Three Lessons for Lawyers

Publication Year:
2008
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Repository URL:
https://digitalcommons.law.ggu.edu/pubs/403
Author(s):
Bernhardt, Roger; Tour-Sarkissian, Christine
Tags:
Attorney-client relationship; conflict of interest; malpractice; elder abuse; secret profits; Wood v. Jamison; Property Law and Real Estate
article description
This article discusses a recent California case illustrating some potential ethical dangers for lawyers as to conflicts of interest, secret profits (while helping a client secure a mortgage loan) and elder abuse claims.