Bowman on Representing the Entity Client: A matter governed by Hawaii Rules of Professional Conduct 1.13

Hawaii Rule of Professional Conduct 1.13, Organization as client, guides lawyers whose rendition of professional legal services to organizational clients. In this commentary Addison M. Bowman addresses the identity of the client, the question of joint representation, the rule of client-lawyer privilege...

Bowman on Lawyer-Client Sexual Relations

In 2002 the American Bar Association added to its Model Rule of Professional Conduct 1.8 an express prohibition of sexual relations with clients. A growing number of states have followed suit. The Hawaii Rules of Professional Conduct, however, are silent on the matter. Does this mean that a Hawaii lawyer...