Are you stressed by an ethical dilemma in your practice? Want to make sure that you don't make a decision that leaves you vulnerable to a disciplinary or legal malpractice claim?
Did you receive a letter from the disciplinary agency requesting a response?
Did you receive a letter from the Character & Fitness Committee requesting an interview?
Are you seeking an ethics evaluation of a legal malpractice claim? Need an ethics expert to provide a report or to testify in court?
If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, please take a deep breath. You’re in the right place. I can help you. I am a former Hearing Board Chair and a former prosecutor with the disciplinary agency in Illinois known as the ARDC. I have been counseling and defending lawyers and law students since 2011.
Scheduling a consultation will be the best first step you can take to reduce the anxiety you are feeling. Just as you would never represent a client outside of
your field of expertise, you should not attempt to represent yourself in a matter that threatens your reputation, career, or future in the legal profession.
Remember, "It takes
less time to do a thing right, than it does to explain why you did it
In order to ensure that everyone who reaches out to Legal Ethics Consulting will receive the care and guidance they need, all appointments must be scheduled through the website. Please allow at least 24 hours to have your appointment confirmed.
Your patience and flexibility with respect to scheduling is appreciated.