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News December 22, 2015

Evans Authors Article on Legal Ethics

Partner Robert Evans III (New York-Capital Markets) wrote an article for “Ethics Corner” in the December 2015 issue of ABA’s Business Law Today. The article, titled “Representing Organizations and Job Mobility,” considers a scenario in which a New York corporate lawyer wants to refer a friend for a general counsel job at one of his firm’s public company clients. Evans examines whether the lawyer might be involved in a conflict of interest by helping his friend get a new job, demonstrating how potential conflicts between existing clients can arise in perfectly ordinary ways.

Read the full article,  Representing Organizations and Job Mobility.