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The Ethical Capacities of New Advocates

Moorhead, Richard, Denvir, Catrina, Sefton, Mark and Balmer, Nigel (2015) The Ethical Capacities of New Advocates. Commissioned by the ATC and funded by the LEF. 102 pp. [Research report (external)]

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URL: https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2849698


This report reports on an innovative, multi-method research evaluation of the ethical capacities of advocates (mainly barristers) within three years of practising with higher rights in England and Wales.It is based on survey evidence, interviews and expert assessment of responses to ethical vignettes and reveals significant weaknesses in the cohort of advocates assessed.

Item Type:Research report (external)
Keywords:Professional Ethics, Lawyers, Advocates
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Law
Faculty of Social Sciences
ID Code:36180
Deposited By: Dr Catrina Denvir
Deposited On:01 Nov 2016 14:32
Last Modified:17 Oct 2017 16:26

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