Ethical Aspects

State bar associations address ethical considerations of attorney fee in the bar rules of professional conduct or professional responsibility.  All states have similar rules parallel to the ABA Model Rules or ABA Model Code of Professional Responsibility.  Furthermore, the Interest on Lawyers’ Trust Accounts (IOLTA) program has been adopted by all state bar associations and the District of Columbia as an innovative way to do simplify accounting on clients’ accounts.

Inside Ethical Aspects