Section Newsletter Articles on Professional Conduct
Pennsylvania judge takes a bold stand against unprofessional conduct
Bench and Bar
, September 2015
Recently Judge Paul Panepinto, presiding over a Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, medical malpractice action, imposed a sanction of almost $1 million upon an attorney due to her expert witness’ violation of an agreed order in limine. Could such a sanction be imposed in Illinois to promote attorney professionalism?
Litigating like a professional in federal court
Young Lawyers Division
, June 2010
The Standards for Professional Conduct Within the Seventh Federal Judicial Circuit are completely different from the Illinois Supreme Court’s Rules of Professional Conduct. Make sure you learn them and apply them to your practice.