ETHICAL CONSIDERATION

ETHICAL CONSIDERATION

ethical consideration. (often cap.) An aspirational goal or principle intended to guide a lawyer’s professional conduct. ? A lawyer’s violation of these considerations (which are contained in the Model Code of Professional Responsibility) does not necessarily subject the lawyer to discipline. ¡ª Abbr. EC. Cf. DISCIPLINARY RULE. [Cases: Attorney and Client 32. C.J.S. Attorney and Client ¡ì¡ì 6, 43¨C58, 86.]
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