Practice Areas

Legal Ethics & Professional Responsibility

Carlsmith Ball is committed to the highest standards of legal ethics and is a trusted advisor to firms and attorneys undergoing internal investigation or courtroom proceedings. Our Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility Practice Group provides law firms and companies with third-party legal counsel, ethics advice and representation.

Our legal ethics services include:

  • Representation of lawyers in disciplinary matters
  • Representation of lawyers and law firms in court when they are accused of ethics violations or professional misconduct
  • Representation of applicants in bar admission proceedings
  • Providing advice to lawyers and law firms concerning whether their planned conduct complies with ethics rules and other law
  • Providing loss prevention advice to lawyers and law firms
  • Working as in-house counsel to law firms to provide ethics advice to the firm and its lawyers