Professionalism Organizations | Professionalism Codes, Standards & Creeds | N.Y. Law Schools & Bar Assoc. | Ethics Resources
There are a number of organizations throughout the U.S. devoted to the promotion of professionalism in the law. Some are judicial commissions, others are state bar committees, while still others are affiliated with law schools. The following are a few examples:
ABA´s list of professionalism organizations
Professionalism Codes, Standards and Creeds
New York State´s Standards of Civility
New York State Bar Association´s Guidelines on Civility in Litigation
Additional Resources Collected by the:
American Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
University of South Carolina Law School
For some examples of what may happen in real life when lawyers resort to unprofessional conduct, see
Report on Uncivil Conduct in Depositions
New York Law Schools and Bar Associations
Many bar associations and law schools have courses on legal ethics, civility and professionalism in the law.
State and Local Bar Associations in New York
Law Schools in New York
For ethics materials nationwide, consider Cornell´s
American Legal Ethics Library
The New York Professional Responsibility Report can be read for CLE ethics credit in New York.
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