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The ethics of choosing clients
journal contributionposted on 2023-05-21, 21:45 authored by Rufus BlackRufus Black
Law firms face important ethical questions when it comes to potential clients who engage in what some see as morally questionable enterprises - from selling tobacco, gambling products, armaments and pornography to engaging in environmentally harmful activities. While it might sound like a rather "academic issue", the first step is for a firm to decide the approach it will take when solving ethical questions, because different approaches lead to very different answers when deciding who to serve and how.
Publication titleLaw Institute Journal
PublisherLaw Institute of Victoria
Place of publicationMelbourne, Australia