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1
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legal practice standard

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1.1 what a reaosnable attorney would have done under similar circumstances

2
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criminal rep:

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disciplinary complaint

3
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ineffective assitance of counsel

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conduct outside range of competence AND cases actual prejudice to client.
ALSO need to know about collateral consequences

4
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General duties owend to clients

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1.1 competence, communication

5
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criminal rep: inefecrive assitance of counsel:

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strickland test:

a. conduct outside range of competence
b. causes actual predjudice to client

6
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must provide non citizens accurate

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advice about immigration consequences

7
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other duties: (3)

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1.4 duty to comm
8.4c duty to be candid
duty to fufull additional responsibilities assumed by K

8
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Informal assumption of duty

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rest 14 have to honor

9
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Division of responsibility under 1.2

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  1. competent client determines objective

2. lawyers unless otherwise agreed to make decisions that involve technical, legal and straategic cocnerns

10
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diminished capacity 1.14

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try to make relationship normal, may need to take protective actions when: a. lawyer reasonably beleies diminished cap b. client risk of sub harm, client cant adequate act in his own intterests

11
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dimihished capacity- may disclose when

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reasonably necesarry to protect clients interests