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Teaching Professional Responsibility and Professionalism in Legal Writing

Submitted by Joe Hoffman on Tue, 11/10/2009 - 21:57
Author(s)
Johns, Margaret Z.
Author(s)' contact information

Publication
Journal of Legal Education
Volume number
40
Year
1990
First page number
501
Country
United States
Abstract
It is proposed that first year legal writing courses should include discussions of legal ethics, professional responsibility, and professional courtesy. This approach is illustrated in one specific writing assignment, the demand letter. Ethical issues that arise in other typical first year writing assignments are then summarized briefly.
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