I pledge to the public, to my colleagues, and to myself, that I will:
that the practice of law is first and foremost a profession, and
subordinate business and personal concerns to professionalism concerns.
respect for the law and our legal system through my words and actions.
my responsibilities to serve as an officer of the court and protector of individual rights.
time and resources to public service, charitable organizations, and activities in my community.
to make our legal system more accessible and responsive.
matters expeditiously and without unnecessary expense.
my clients well informed and involved in making the decisions that affect them.
and maintain proficiency in my practice.
courteous to everyone during the course of my work.
the spirit and intent, as well as the requirements, of the applicable
rules of professional conduct, and encourage others to do the same.