Practice Areas

            Legal Ethics & Professional Responsibility

            Carlsmith Ball is committed to the highest standards of legal ethics and is a trusted advisor to firms and attorneys undergoing internal investigation or courtroom proceedings. Our Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility Practice Group provides law firms and companies with third-party legal counsel, ethics advice and representation.

            Our legal ethics services include:

            • Representation of lawyers in disciplinary matters
            • Representation of lawyers and law firms in court when they are accused of ethics violations or professional misconduct
            • Representation of applicants in bar admission proceedings
            • Providing advice to lawyers and law firms concerning whether their planned conduct complies with ethics rules and other law
            • Providing loss prevention advice to lawyers and law firms
            • Working as in-house counsel to law firms to provide ethics advice to the firm and its lawyers