Guidance to Avoid Assisting Clients to Commit Crimes.

Rule 1.2(d) of the Vermont Rules of Professional Conduct states: “A lawyer shall not counsel a client to engage, or assist a client, in conduct that the lawyer knows is criminal or fraudulent, but a lawyer may discuss the legal consequences of any proposed course of conduct with a client and may counsel or assist … Continue reading Guidance to Avoid Assisting Clients to Commit Crimes.

Monday Morning Answers #180

Welcome to another week.  Friday’s questions are here.  The answers follow today’s Honor Roll. Honor Roll Karen Allen, Esq.; Karen Allen Law Evan Barquist, Montroll Backus & Oettinger Penny Benelli, Dakin & Benelli Mimi Brill, Windham County Public Defender CeCe Conrad, Costello, Valente & Gentry Erin Gilmore, Ryan Smith & Carbine Laura Gorsky, Esq. Robert Grundstein, Esq. Glenn Jarrett, Jarrett & Luitjens … Continue reading Monday Morning Answers #180

Cannabis Competence

For those who read yesterday’s post, I made it home safely from my mom’s. In Vermont, the first clause in Rule 1.2(d) states that a lawyer “shall not a counsel a client to engage, or assist a client, in conduct that the lawyer knows is criminal or fraudulent.”  It draws no distinction between state & federal crimes, … Continue reading Cannabis Competence

Monday Morning Answers #151

Welcome to another week! Friday’s questions are here.  The answers follow today’s Honor Roll.  Special thanks to all who sent birthday wishes for my bro! Honor Roll Karen Allen, Esq. Matthew Anderson, Pratt Vreeland Kennelly Martin & White Alberto Bernabe, Professor, John Marshall Law School Cary Dube, Bergeron, Paradis, Fitzpatrick Erin Gilmore, Ryan Smith & Carbine Bob Grundstein, … Continue reading Monday Morning Answers #151

Monday Morning Answers – #136

Welcome to Monday! By the way, in my opinion, the foliage is sneaky good late in the season. Friday’s questions are here.  The answers follow today’s honor roll. Honor Roll Karen Allen Matthew Anderson, Pratt Vreeland Kennelly & White Beth DeBernardi, Administrative Law Judge, Vermont Dept. of Labor Bob Grundstein Glenn Jarrett, Jarrett & Luitjens Keith Kasper, McCormick, Fitzpatrick, … Continue reading Monday Morning Answers – #136

Monday Morning Answers

How Sweep it is! Friday’s questions are here.  The answers follow today’s Honor Roll. Honor Roll Karen Allen, Esq. Matthew Anderson, Pratt Vreeland Kennelly & White Evan Barquist Robert Grundstein Anthony Iarrapino, Wilscheck & Iarrapino Kevin Lumpkin, Sheehey Furlong & Behm Lon McClintock, McClintock Law Offices Jeff Messina, Bergeron Paradis Fitzpatrick Hal Miller, First American Herb Ogden Kane Smart, ANR, Office … Continue reading Monday Morning Answers