Conflict Of Interest Definition The rule against a conflict of interest is an ethics rule that prevents attorneys from entering into a representation of a client when that representation conflicts with interests of another client or with the interests of the attorney. The rules of professional responsibility in most states spell out the ethical obligations […]
People v. Guerrero, 2018 IL App (3d) 170786 (September). Episode 544 (Duration 6:00) Former prosecutor jumps to public defender’s office and then represents defendant in a post trial motion.
People v. Jackson, 2018 IL App (3d) 170125 (May). Episode 516 (Duration 14:55) A per se conflict of interest is waveable.
People v. Cole, 2017 IL 120997 (November). Episode 427 (Duration 10:00) Cook County Public Defender wants to control who they get appointed to represent.
People v. Brown, 2017 IL App (3d) 140921 (June). Episode 383 (Duration 6:25) This attorney inadequately argued her own ineffectiveness.