Attorney Disciplined for Advice to Ignore POA Limitations

JANUARY 3, 2011 VOLUME 18 NUMBER 1 Lawyers, of course, grapple with ethical issues constantly. Elder law attorneys see particular ethical issues recur frequently. Sometimes the lawyer’s eagerness to accomplish the client’s wishes can cloud the lawyer’s ethical judgment. Sometimes the lawyer’s fascination with what might be done can even gallop ahead of the client’s…