Declaration of Commitment to Our Clients

We pledge:

  • To treat our clients and other parties with respect and courtesy.
  • To promote and protect our clients’ legal rights in our judicial system.
  • To handle our clients; cause competently and diligently, in accordance with the highest standards of the profession.
  • To exercise independent professional judgment on our clients’ behalf.
  • To meet with our clients and be available as requested to discuss their cases.
  • To return telephone calls promptly.
  • To respect our clients’ decisions on the objectives to be pursued in their case as permitted by law and the rules of professional conduct.
  • To work with other participants in the legal system to make our legal system more accessible and responsive.
  • To maintain and preserve the client confidences learned during our lawyer-client relationship.
  • To exhibit the highest degree of ethical conduct in accordance with the code of professional responsibility and model rules of professional conduct.