Requests for assistance and other information posted to the site are not privileged or confidential, and should not contain personal or sensitive information. The site provides attorney users with access to individuals seeking legal assistance. Attorneys must be mindful of their ethical responsibilities in their communications with individuals who may become potential clients.
Organizational Structure of this Site. Potential clients post inquiries in a manner that allows other attorney users to see the inquiry. While those individuals are separately cautioned about the amount of detail they initially provide, the attorney must recognize this is not a confidential forum. Additionally, attorneys must be mindful about the ethical responsibility to be accurate in their communications with individuals posting requests for assistance. Neither the State Bar of Arizona, Public Service Center, nor Find a Lawyer investigates whether these individuals are already represented by other counsel.
No Attorney-Client Relationship Created by Use of this Site. This site is not intended to create an attorney- client relationship. An attorney-client or attorney-prospective client relationship should only be established off- line, as negotiated and agreed to between the client and the attorney, without the site’s involvement.
No Confidentiality. Do not use this site to discuss confidential information about a legal issue. The requests for assistance posted to the site are not privileged or confidential, and can be reviewed by any attorney who has an account with the site. The Public Service Center and other attorneys that use or are identified on the site may not have a duty to maintain the confidentiality of any unsolicited information.
No Independent Verification of Attorney Specialization, Competence or Insurance. Center does not independently verify and makes no representation regarding the expertise, competence, or credentials of attorneys using the site. The Public Service Center relies solely on the attorneys to ensure they are competent to handle the legal representation and comply with all ethical obligations. If you have questions regarding your ethical obligations, you are encouraged to call the Ethics Hotline at 602.340.7284 for confidential guidance.