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STATE OF MIND & THE LAW OF LAWYERING: MALPRACTICE LIABILITY, FEE FORFEITURE, & DISQUALIFICATION 35th NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITY CHICAGO, ILLINOIS MAY 28, 2009 Arthur J. Lachman This brief survey of the state of mind requirements for non-disciplinary causes of action and remedies available to clients against their lawyers supplements Professor Nancy Moore’s article, Mens Rea Standards in Lawyer Disciplinary Codes, 23 GEO. J. LEGAL ETHICS (Forthcoming 2009). The purpose of...