Stress and burnout

A panel discussion at Touro Law School in 2004 [1] began with an anecdote about an ethics class for law students. ‘Would there be a conflict of interest if a lawyer begins a sexual relationship with their client?’ Of course, the students all agree. ‘What if an attorney develops a strong, amorous feeling toward a client but does not act on it?’ The students are again quick to react: “Thought police!” “1984” “You can’t do anything about that!”...

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