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RULE 1.3 (access required)

(a) A lawyer shall act with reasonable diligence and promptness in representing a client. (b) A lawyer shall not intentionally fail to carry out a contract of employment entered into with a client for professional services, but may withdraw as ...

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RULE 2.1 (access required)

In representing a client, a lawyer shall exercise independent professional judgment and render candid advice. In rendering advice, a lawyer may refer not only to law but to other considerations such as moral, economic, social and political factors, that may ...

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RULE 1.4 (access required)

(a) A lawyer shall keep a client reasonably informed about the status of a matter and promptly comply with reasonable requests for information. (b) A lawyer shall explain a matter to the extent reasonably necessary to permit the client to ...

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RULE 2.2 (access required)

(a) Except as prohibited in paragraph (b), a lawyer may act as intermediary between clients if: (1) the lawyer consults with each client concerning the implications of the common representation, including the advantages and risks involved, and the effect on ...

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RULE 1.5 (access required)

(a) A lawyer’s fee shall be reasonable and adequately explained to the client in writing, before or, except as provided in (d), within a reasonable time after commencing the representation. The factors to be considered in determining the reasonableness of ...

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RULE 2.3 (access required)

(a) A third party neutral assists parties in reaching a voluntary settlement of a dispute through a structured process known as a dispute resolution proceeding. The third party neutral does not represent any party. (b) A lawyer who serves as ...

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RULE 2.4 (access required)

(a) A lawyer-mediator is a third party neutral (See Rule 2.3) who facilitates communication between the parties and, without deciding the issues or imposing a solution on the parties, enables them to understand and resolve their dispute. (b) Prior to ...

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RULE 1.6 (access required)

(a) A lawyer shall not reveal information relating to or gained in the course of a representation of a client unless the client consents after consultation, except for disclosures that are impliedly authorized in order to carry out the representation, ...

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RULE 2.5 (access required)

(a) A lawyer acts as evaluator by examining a client’s legal affairs and reporting about them to the client or to others. (b) A lawyer may undertake an evaluation of a matter affecting a client for the use of someone ...

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