Adapted from lecture given at the 1999 Pace Law Review Symposium, Lawyers and Accounting Firms: Ethical Concern or Model for the Future.

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Conference Proceeding


The subject of multidisciplinary practice (“MDP”) has intrigued me for well over a decade. The topic has led me into new areas of research, and sometimes into the cross hairs of colleagues in the legal profession. My views have not always represented the mainstream of thinking among lawyers, and that is reflected in the title of my talk today: “A Nightmare on Main Street (Part MXL): Freddie Joins an Accounting Firm.”