Due to the Covid-19 situation, Carlsmith Ball's personnel are primarily working remotely to serve our clients.

However, our offices remain open. Office hours and contact phone numbers by location are available on the "Locations" link of our home page.

Practice Areas

Legal Ethics & Professional Responsibility

Carlsmith Ball is committed to the highest standards of legal ethics and is a trusted advisor to firms and attorneys undergoing internal investigation or courtroom proceedings. Our Legal Ethics and Professional Responsibility Practice Group provides law firms and companies with third-party legal counsel, ethics advice and representation.

Our legal ethics services include:

  • Representation of lawyers in disciplinary matters
  • Representation of lawyers and law firms in court when they are accused of ethics violations or professional misconduct
  • Representation of applicants in bar admission proceedings
  • Providing advice to lawyers and law firms concerning whether their planned conduct complies with ethics rules and other law
  • Providing loss prevention advice to lawyers and law firms
  • Working as in-house counsel to law firms to provide ethics advice to the firm and its lawyers