Will Hiring an Ethics Lawyer Hurt Me?

Will Hiring an Ethics Lawyer Hurt Me? [LGE 119]

In two contexts, lawyers and bar applicants worry about hiring an ethics lawyer. In moral character applications, applicants are often concerned that having a lawyer involved makes it look like they are hiding something.  In discipline matters, lawyers express concern that hiring counsel makes them look like they committed misconduct.  In truth, having a lawyer’s[…]