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Co-Editor-in-Chief Richard P. Neuworth


Co-Editor-in-Chief Elliott Andalman


William P. Cannon, III John J. Cord


David V. Diggs Elisha N. Hawk Annie B. Hirsch Stuart Lipshutz


Jeanne M. Ripley John B. Stolarz Eric N. Stravitz


David J. Wildberger Michael C. Worsham


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David B. Walls, CAE, CMP Ashley Hodak Sullivan, MBA


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Featured Articles 13


Avoiding Ethical Breaches: Imperatives in the Area of Personal Injury Practice Raymond A. Hein


Ethics and Attorney Bank Accounts: Protect Your Legal Practice Against Financial Crimes, Protect Yourself Against Liability Annie B. Hirsch with contributions from M&T Bank


Managing Your Statute Of Limitations (And What to Do When You Screw Up) Stephan Y. Brennan


Ethics and Adverse Witnesses Bill Day & Lucy R. Hirsch


A Rewarding Career with Challenges: Inside MSBA's Lawyer Assistance Program Lisa Caplan


President’s Message Louise A. Lock


Executive Director’s Message David B. Walls, CAE, CMP


LegalTECH: Your Clients and the Danger of Social Media Elisha N. Hawk


Appellate Watch Cary J. Hansel


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