Billable Pressure and the ‘Snitch Rule’: Why Illinois Lawyers Seem to Keep Getting Caught Overcharging Clients

22October 2021

“If lawyers in a firm find out that one of their partners or associates is [overbilling clients following an investigation, they are obligated to inform the ARDC about the attorney’s conduct,” explained attorney Steve Splitt, spokesman for the Attorney Registration & Disciplinary Commission of the Illinois Supreme Court.       

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