Legal Ethics: Advising a Risk-Tolerant Client
- Rabbi Mordechai Torczyner
- Dec 8, 2019
- 1 hr 29 min 31 sec
What are the halachic and legal pitfalls in advising a client who insists on a particular path, such as litigating instead of settling? How do we evaluate people whose risk-tolerance may reflect incapacity? May a lawyer withdraw from representing a risk-tolerant client who rejects a lawyer's more cautious approach?