• capable representation by an attorney who is competent and demonstrates legal knowledge, skill, efficiency and thoroughness
  • preservation of confidences revealed in the course of the lawyer-client relationship
  • zealous representation within the bounds of the law
  • the right to make decisions about your case, with the advice of your lawyer
  • information about your case or legal matter and copies of legal papers relating thereto
  • a reasonable fee for the legal services provided and an explanation of fees and expenses, if requested
  • the exercise of independent professional judgment, free from conflicting or compromising influences
  • the highest degree of ethical conduct