Ethics is an integral part of any professional practice. But be that as it may, it is a fact that lawyers are also human and are susceptible to making errors. There are so many areas in ethics lawyers can miss. However, the repercussions for these mistakes can be more grave as legal entities. That said, lawyers bear the responsibility of being proactive, well-informed, and up-to-date with legal ethics guidelines.
In this episode, Daniel Siegel joins us to discuss the most common violations of ethics lawyers and law firms encounter. He also delves into the number one source of client complaints with lawyers: mismanagement of communication. Daniel shares actionable tips on managing time and client expectations, handling IOLTA, and law firm equity stakes.
The ethics lawyers have to follow may seem complex, but ignorance is no excuse. If you want to avoid ethical pitfalls as a lawyer, this episode is for you.
Here are three reasons why you should listen to this episode
Moshe Amsel the host of the Profit with Law podcast is not an attorney. As the owner of a successful accounting firm DreamBuilder Financial and Law Firm Growth coaching organization Profit with Law, Moshe has proven that there are better and different ways for a law firm to do business and be successful.