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All states, other than California, have adopted rules of professional conduct based upon the model rules of the ABA. Note, however, that each state may have adopted the rules with modifications.
ABA Lawyers' Manual on Professional Conduct (Bloomberg Law) This link opens in a new window
Provides news and analysis relating to attorney conduct and legal ethics. It includes full text access to ABA and state ethics opinions and the ABA model rules and standards. Available only to Drake Law affiliated users with a registered bloomberglaw.com account.
The Iowa Rules of Professional Conduct are located in chapter 32 of the Iowa Court Rules. Sources include:
Iowa Court Rules
From the Iowa Legislature's website.
Iowa Rules of Court
Published by Thomson Reuters.
Library location for current print edition: Information Desk KFI4729 .A194.
Older editions in stacks.
Iowa Code Annotated
Link connects to Westlaw (password required)
Library location for print: Ready Reference KFI4230 1949 .A42
See volume 57J
To find and understand rules from other states, try identifying resources by using a research guide or database that compiles state legal ethics sources.
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