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210 sec. 003 - Legal Profession (Spring 2023)
Instructor: Andrew Dilworth
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Grading Designation: Graded
Mode of Instruction: In-Person
Th 3:35 PM - 5:25 PM
Location: Law 132
From January 12, 2023
To April 20, 2023
Course End: April 20, 2023
Class Number: 32544
Enroll Limit: 54
As of: 03/23 07:03 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. Attendance and class participation are a significant part of the grade.
The instructor, Andrew Dilworth, is a partner with O'Rielly & Roche 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.
Attendance at the first two weeks of class sessions is mandatory for all currently enrolled and waitlisted students; any currently enrolled or waitlisted students who are not present during the first two weeks of class (without prior permission of the instructor) may be dropped without notice. The instructor can continue to take attendance throughout the add/drop period and anyone who moves off the waitlist into the class must continue to attend or have prior permission of the instructor in order not to risk being dropped without notice.
Submit teaching evaluations for this course between 10-APR-23 and 28-APR-23
Exam Notes: (TH) Take-home examination
Exam Length: 5 hours
Course Category: Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility
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Required Books are in blue
- Legal Ethics in the Practice of Law
Richard Zitrin, Liz Ryan Cole, Timothy Casey
Edition: 5th ed., 2019
Publisher: Carolina Academic Press
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 Source: user provided