Professional Responsibility

Our professional responsibility practice is among the most distinguished in the Washington, D.C. area.  We counsel law firms and lawyers faced with difficult ethical quandaries. We often collaborate with law firms’ internal ethics counsel in navigating competing demands and fashioning the most prudent course of conduct. Our Professional Responsibility counseling representation includes the following areas:

  • Conflicts of Interest
  • Fiduciary Duties
  • Attorney Migration
  • Confidentiality Issues
  • In-house Investigations
  • Unauthorized Practice Issues
  • Bar Admissions

Our Professional Responsibility Practice also provides aggressive and responsive representation in defending allegations of ethical misconduct. These litigation services include representation in courts and administrative proceedings in matters such as:

  • Disciplinary Proceedings
  • Motions To Disqualify
  • Motions For Sanctions
  • Fee Disputes
  • Legal Malpractice and Professional Liability
  • Bar Re-Admission Applications