RK&O has vast experience representing lawyers, multinational law firms and in-house legal departments in matters involving attorney conduct. Many prominent national law firms have turned to RK&O when their partners have been confronted with complicated legal and ethical challenges. We have particular expertise handling malpractice and other litigations, regulatory enforcement proceedings and criminal investigations arising out of complex commercial transactions as well as issues involving the financial services industry.
One of our partners sits on the First Department Disciplinary Committee; another partner has over two decades of experience drafting ethics opinions and serving on committees focused on improving the rules governing lawyer conduct. These roles give us a unique perspective when advising our clients and defending their interests. more +
Among others, we have handled matters involving: