September 28, 2012
- 45 Attorney and Client
- 45I The Office of Attorney
- 45I(B) Privileges, Disabilities, and Liabilities
- 45k32 Regulation of Professional Conduct, in General
- 45k32(4) k. Attorney’s Conduct and Position in General.
Attorneys are required to act with common courtesy and civility at all times in their dealings with those concerned with the legal process; an attorney who exhibits a lack of civility, good manners, and common courtesy tarnishes the entire image of what the bar stands for.
Barrett v. Virginia State Bar, 611 S.E.2d 375 (Va. 2005)