Tag:Legal Ethics

Professor Dessem: Public Officials Should Avoid Appearance of Conflict of Interest

August 8th, 2018

In a recent St. Louis Public Radio story, “Slay’s role as lobbyist raises questions over conflict of interest in quest to privatize airport,” Professor Larry Dessem commented about an attorney’s need…

Professor Bowman Cautions Against Setting a Dangerous Precedent

August 16th, 2017

Professor Bowman’s article in Slate was recently quoted in Roll Call cautioning against prosecutors setting a dangerous precedent by pursuing politically-motivated investigations against President Trump. The article, “The Investigations Trump…

Prof. Dessem Quoted by The Clarion Ledger on Conflict of Interest Rules for Attorneys

January 23rd, 2014

As a known expert on legal ethics, Prof. Larry Dessem was recently quoted in an article by The Clarion Ledger in Jackson, Miss., regarding an attorney’s ethical obligations in the…

Ethics Lecture on Law School Marketing Presented by Prof. Trachtenberg

May 24th, 2013

Prof. Ben Trachtenberg recently addressed the Mid-Missouri Young Lawyers Association at the group’s yearly ethics continuing legal education event. The CLE lecture, delivered at the Missouri Supreme Court building in…

“Beyond the Four Corners of the Ethics Rules:” Prof. Newman Co-Chairs CLE Program for ABA Section

April 16th, 2013

Prof. Carol Newman recently served as co-chair and co-moderator of a CLE program at the spring meeting of the American Bar Association’s Business Law Section. Her program, “Beyond the Four…