Legal Ethics Cases To Watch In The Second Half Of 2017

By Andrew Strickler (July 5, 2017, 6:41 PM EDT) -- For many lawyers, summer is the chance to take a vacation or at least flee the office before 6 p.m. But plenty of malpractice specialists are also sweating over looming developments in high-stakes cases, including a challenge to New York's controversial attorney fraud statute and California high court cases grappling with fee clawbacks and client disclosures.

Professional liability practitioners will also be keeping an eye on the reignition of a $37 million suit against a powerful Wall Street firm in New York federal court.

Below are four legal ethics cases to watch in the second half of 2017.

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