Client Relationships

McGahn Was Right, Real Lawyers Take Notes (1)

The Mueller report is full of lawyers doing lawyerly things (and some very unlawyerly things). But no anecdote stands out as a more basic illustration of the role of an attorney as Don McGahn’s …

Off-the-Cuff Legal Advice Can Put Attorneys in Hot Water

Many lawyers are now reachable 24/7 thanks to smartphones, which makes it essential that they grasp the inherent risk in giving off-the-cuff legal advice, according to ethics-focused Big Law …

DOL Official Represented Steel Co. in Court While on Job (1)

A Labor Department official continued to represent a business in a private lawsuit against a worker union after joining the Trump administration, raising concerns about whether he used the power of …

Future Looks Bright for Law Firm Sustainability Programs

Corporate responsibility and sustainability efforts look to be gaining traction at law firms, with 64 percent of firms in a new survey saying they see a positive outlook ahead for such programs.