Divided Duty: Reporting Misconduct (Part I), Vol. 52, No. 3 RES GESTAE 29 (October 2008)

“I do perceive here a divided duty.” William Shakespeare, Othello Introduction This is the first of a two-part series on the duty of lawyers to report the serious misconduct of other lawyers—sometimes pejoratively called the “Snitch Rule.”  You know—the one that says you have a duty to report another lawyer’s serious misconduct to the Disciplinary [...]