Lawyers and clients don’t always agree. In fact, they often butt heads over strategy. A criminal case affects no one’s life more than the client’s, but the lawyer is the one with the expertise. So, what happens when an attorney and client just can’t get on the same page? There are certain choices
The most basic principle underlying the lawyer-client relationship is that lawyer-client communications are privileged, or confidential. But clients need to make sure they don’t inadvertently give up that protection.