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210 sec. 003 - Legal Profession (Fall 2020)

Instructor: Andrew Dilworth  
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Units: 2

Due to COVID-19, this class is remote for Fall 2020.

Meeting:

    W 6:25 PM - 8:15 PM
    Location: Internet/Online
    From August 19, 2020
    To November 24, 2020

Course Start: August 19, 2020
Course End: November 24, 2020
Class Number: 32598

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 29
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 50
As of: 09/25 06:27 AM


This course explores the law governing lawyers, including the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct, the California Rules of Professional Conduct and applicable case law. The course also focuses on recent developments and the practical application of ethical concepts in hypothetical scenarios. This course satisfies the Professional Responsibility requirement. Attendance and class participation are a significant part of the grade.

The instructor, Andrew Dilworth, is a litigation partner with Cooper, White & Cooper LLP in San Francisco. His practice focuses on the law governing lawyers. He is a past Chair and Adviser to the California State Bar's Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct (COPRAC) and a past Chair of the San Francisco Bar Association's Legal Ethics Committee.

Requirements Satisfaction:


This class satisfies the Professional Responsibility Requirement.


Exam Notes: (TH) Take-home examination
Course Category: Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility

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Books:
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  • Legal Ethics in the Practice of Law
    Richard Zitrin, Liz Ryan Cole, Timothy Casey
    ISBN: 9781531009182
    e-Book Available: Yes
    e-Book procurement note: https://cap-press.com/books/isbn/9781531009182/Legal-Ethics-in-the-Practice-of-Law-Fifth-Edition
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $206.00
    Price Source: user provided
  • Legal Ethics: Rules, Statutes, and Comparisons
    Richard Zitrin, Kevin E. Mohr
    ISBN: 9781531014766
    e-Book Available: Yes
    e-Book procurement note: https://cap-press.com/books/isbn/9781531014766/Legal-Ethics-Rules-Statutes-and-Comparisons-2019-Edition
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: 69.00
    Price Source: user provided

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