Canon 1. Members
of this association shall maintain a high degree of competency and
integrity through continuing education to better assist the legal
profession in fulfilling its duty to provide quality legal services
to the public.
Canon 2. Members
of this association shall maintain a high standard of ethical
conduct and shall contribute to the integrity of the association and
the legal profession.
Canon 3. Members
of this association shall avoid a conflict of interest pertaining to
a client matter.
Canon 4. Members
of this association shall preserve and protect the confidences and
privileged communications of a client.
Canon 5. Members
of this association shall exercise care in using independent
professional judgment and in determining the extent to which a
client may be assisted without the presence of a lawyer and shall
not act in matters involving professional legal judgment.
Canon 6. Members
of this association shall not solicit legal business on behalf of a
Canon 7. Members
of this association, unless permitted by law, shall not perform
paralegal functions except under the direct supervision of a lawyer
and shall not advertise or contract with members of the general
public for the performance of paralegal functions.
Canon 8. Members
of this association, unless permitted by law, shall not perform any
of the duties restricted to lawyers or do things which lawyers
themselves may not do and shall assist in preventing the
unauthorized practice of law.
Canon 9. Members
of this association not licensed to practice law shall not engage in
the practice of law as defined by statutes or court decisions.
Canon 10. Members
of this association shall do all other things incidental, necessary,
or expedient to enhance professional responsibility and
participation in the administration of justice and public service in
cooperation with the legal profession.