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Model Rule 1.16(a)(2): Where Wellness Meets Withdrawal
Author Mark J. Fucile of Fucile & Reising LLP in Portland advises lawyers, law firms and legal departments throughout the Northwest on ethics and attorney-client privilege matters. His article surveys the application of 1.16(a)(2) in both the regulatory and civil litigation contexts and discusses the practical import for law firm risk management.