Bernard W. Freedman, J.D.,M.P.H. is an attorney at law and an active member of the... more
Bernard W. Freedman, J.D.,M.P.H. is an attorney at law and an active member of the California State Bar since 1976. (State Bar number 70888). He has specialized in medical legal law and acted as consultant in clinical bioethics and health law. He consults with physicians, patients and hospitals with a primary focus on cancer patients and end of life stage bioethics dilemmas. Mr. F... view profile
Darin L. Wessel is a partner in the San Diego office of Manning & Kass, Ellrod,... more
Darin L. Wessel is a partner in the San Diego office of Manning & Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, Trester, LLP (formerly Manning & Marder, Kass, Ellrod, Ramirez, LLP) and a member of its Strategy, Writs and Appeals Team. Darin is a board certified Appellate Law Specialist, certified by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization. He is AV rated. Darin works on appellate cases through... view profile
Professional responsibility rules govern the ethical standards of licensed professionals such as attorneys and doctors. Such professionals may be disciplined for bad conduct, like mismanaging a case or mishandling a client's money. Ethics lawyers, also called professional responsibility lawyers, are experts in these rules and can help both professionals and the public understand if a professional’s licensing obligations have been met.