Ethics in Family Law

Leading Lawyers on Guiding Clients Through Domestic Disputes in a Principled Manner

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780314291882

Category: Law

Page: 91

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Ethics in Family Law provides an authoritative, insiders perspective on best practices for advising clients during the often emotionally charged family law matters. Featuring partners from some of the nations leading law firms, this book guides the reader through the most common family law disputesincluding divorce, custody and timesharing, payment of child support and alimony, and division of marital assetseach of which requires both clients and their representation to conduct themselves is an ethical manner. These top lawyers reveal their proven methods for assisting clients through the legal, financial, and emotional challenges family law cases often present, while also understanding their own limitations and providing access to the other professional resources clients may need. Additionally, these leaders discuss how social media and other new technologies have impacted the practice of family law and present strategies for preserving the high level of ethical conduct expected of family law professionals. The different niches represented and the breadth of perspectives presented enable readers to get inside some of the great legal minds of today, as these experienced lawyers offer up their thoughts on the keys to success within this challenging field.