Ethics of Collaborative Law, The

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Vol: 2008, Issue: 1

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Peppet, Scott R.
collaborative law; ethics; legal ethics; Dispute Resolution and Arbitration; Law
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This article argues that Collaborative Law can be permissible under the current rules of legal ethics. At the same time, it contends that this is not a foregone conclusion, and that certain Collaborative Law contracts or arrangements are more suspect than others. In short, it argues that collaborative lawyers need to be extremely careful in how they go about their practice if they wish to withstand ethical scrutiny.