R. Lawrence Dessem,
This three-credit course analyzes law and ethics governing the legal profession; it also examines the history, goals, and structure of the profession, expanding on what is covered in two-credit Professional Responsibility and the professional responsibility of judges. A detailed study of the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct is undertaken. Taking the course satisfies the law school's professional responsibility requirement.
Students who have earned credit for Professional Responsibility cannot take this course.
Grading and Method of Evaluation:
Letter grade only. Final exam.