Course Details

LGS309 Ethics and the Law Office

This course includes an overview of the ethical organization and management of the modern law office. Topics include: client billing, responsibilities concerning client funds, case management systems, law office technology and the Code of Professional Responsibility and Ethical Guidelines for both lawyers and non-lawyers. Rules, statues and case law governing unauthorized practice of law will be covered. Students will analyze, evaluate, articulate and defend positions on ethical questions.

Credit Hours: 3