What is covered under attorney-client privilege?

Asked 4 months ago - Walla Walla, WA

What is covered under attorney-client privilege?

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  1. Rixon Charles Rafter III

    Contributor Level 20

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    Answered . Some types of communication between an attorney and his or her client.

    NOT LEGAL ADVICE. FOR EDUCATION AND INFORMATION ONLY. DO NOT RELY ON ANY ADVICE YOU RECEIVE FROM ME OR ANY OTHER... more
  2. Ashkan Yekrangi

    Pro

    Contributor Level 14

    Answered . communications between you and your attorney regarding your case and legal advice. An exception to the attorney-client privilege is what is known as the fraud/crime which allows disclosure of information
    communicated by the client in an attempt by the client to use the lawyer’s services to
    commit or cover up a crime or fraud.

  3. Wojciech Zbigniew Kornacki

    Contributor Level 12

    Answered . Some communications between you and your attorney that a reasonable person could consider as confidential, but exceptions apply. You should consult with an attorney regarding specific facts covered, etc. there are also work product protections. Communications include spoken and written.

    DISCLAIMER: This information is intended for public and educational use only, it does not form an attorney-client... more

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