How Far Can or Should Defense Lawyers Go

Torts involving repeat circumstances create some unique challenges for lawyers. One frequent question boils down to the famous Watergate inquiry: who knew it, and when? The questions can take on new meaning when lawyers are involved in answering discovery requests in sexual abuse cover-up cases. O’Melveny is now a defendant in a suit alleging that it wrongfully helped to cover up facts during defense of sex abuse cases at a private school. The new suit raises questions defense lawyers should consider.


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Since becoming a lawyer in 1983, Kirk’s over 30 years of practice have focused on advising a wide range of corporations, associations, and individuals (as both plaintiffs and defendants) on both tort and commercial law issues centered around “mass torts.”


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