Legal Ethics Counsel & Expert Witness Services

Concerned about legal ethics?  We can help - call Doug or Allen for guidance.

Sparkman + Foote serves as ethics counsel to lawyers and law firms. Proactively obtaining preventative guidance can keep lawyers and firms on a sound ethical footing in their practice. But, as a lawyer, despite your best efforts and intentions, you may find yourself faced with an ethical dilemma, or worse a grievance, and very little can do more to ruin a good day. Know that we can help.

Doug Foote is long-time member and past-chair of the Ethics Committee of the Colorado Bar Association, as well as Chair of the Multidisciplinary and Multi-Jurisdictional Practice Task Force of the Colorado and Denver Bar Associations. Allen Sparkman is a past member of the Colorado Bar Association Ethics Committee and is a member of the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers and the Texas Center for Legal Ethics. Both are members of the American Bar Association’s Center for Professional Responsibility.

Whether you are facing a grievance, an ethical dilemma, or simply want to be proactive in obtaining guidance on ethical matters, we invite you to call Doug or Allen to discuss your situation.

Doug and Allen both also have experience in and are available to provide expert witness services in matters regarding professional responsibility and ethics, standards of practice, attorneys fees, and related issues.

NOTICE: Information presented on the Sparkman Foote LLP website is general information only; it does not constitute legal advice to any reader and you may not rely on it as legal advice. No communication to the firm or any of our attorneys through this website or by email is subject to attorney-client privilege, unless we have first established an attorney-client relationship with you. An attorney-client relationship may be formed only by a specific agreement between one of our attorneys and the person or entity seeking to be a client.