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Call # KF306 .E85 2009
Title Ethics and the legal profession / edited by Elliot D. Cohen & Michael Davis, with Frederick A. Elliston
Imprint Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2009
Edition 2nd ed
Book Cover


Descript. 438 p. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references
Subject Legal ethics -- United States
Alt Author Cohen, Elliot D
Davis, Michael, 1943-
Elliston, Frederick
OCLC # 318057923
Table of Contents
Pt. IHistory and Organization of the Profession in the United States 
1The Legal Profession and Its Ethical Responsibilities: A History / David Ray Papke35
2The Quest for a Perfect Code / Fred C. Zacharias67
3The Ethics of Ethics: Tests for Lawyers / Frederick A. Elliston75
4Professional Discipline in 2050: A Look Back / Ted Shneyer93
Pt. IIThe Moral Critique of the Legal Profession 
1The Lawyer as Friend / Charles Fried111
2What's Love Got to Do With It? The Lawyer as Friendly Fiduciary / Robert J. Condlin143
3Professionalism Means Putting Your Profession First / Michael Davis159
Pt. IIIThe Adversary System 
1Professional Responsibility: Report of the Joint Conference / Lon L. Fuller, John D. Randall197
2The Trouble with the Adversary System in a Postmodern, Multicultural World / Carrie Menkel-Meadow215
3Lawyers' Liberation: Moral Autonomy in Legal Practice / Elliot D. Cohen233
Pt. IVConflict of Interest and Professional Judgment 
1Conflict of Interest and Conflict of Obligation / Ken Kipnis263
2Lawyer for the Situation / Geoffrey C. Hazard, Jr.295
3Legal Service for Indigents / David H. Taylor311
Pt. VPerjury and Confidentiality 
1Disclosing the Truth about Client Perjury / Monroe H. Freedman337
2Monroe Freedman's Solution to the Criminal Defense Lawyer's Trilemma Is Wrong as a Matter of Policy and Constitutional Law / Stephen Gillers363
3Lawyers and Confidentiality / Daniel R. Fischel379
Pt. VIMaking Legal Assistance Available 
1Domestic Violence and the Lawyer as Good Samaritan / Debra Moss Curtis401
2Selling Indulgences / David Luban409
3Globalization and the Future of Legal Ethics / Ethan S. Berger, Carol M. Langford415
 Appendix: Miscellaneous Problems431