3.00 credits

(4,0,0) hrs

15 wks

This course will introduce the student to the various ethical principles and exceptions guiding the legal profession, and the application of these principles and exceptions to key areas of practice. Students will learn to effectively describe and explain the various ethical obligations to the state, to courts and tribunals, to the profession and the public, and to clients, including the disciplinary consequences for professional malpractice.

Prerequisites

LAW 101, LAW 110 and LAW 210, OR 45 credits of 100-level or higher coursework