what is lawyers responsibility?
If you provide an attorney with proof (evidence) of illegal activities by another person, is that lawyer required to contact authorities?
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Re: what is lawyers responsibility?
In most cases they are not required to violate the attorney client confidentiality. However, if you tell an attorney that a specific crime is going to happen, that could cause great bodily harm, they may be required to divulge it.
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