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Title 32 Part 776 → Subpart B → §776.20

Title 32 → Subtitle A → Chapter VI → Subchapter G → Part 776 → Subpart B → §776.20

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Title 32 Part 776 → Subpart B → §776.20

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Title 32Subtitle AChapter VISubchapter GPart 776Subpart B → §776.20


Title 32: National Defense
PART 776—PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT OF ATTORNEYS PRACTICING UNDER THE COGNIZANCE AND SUPERVISION OF THE JUDGE ADVOCATE GENERAL
Subpart B—Rules of Professional Conduct


§776.20   Competence.

(a) A covered attorney shall provide competent, diligent, and prompt representation to a client. Competent representation requires the legal knowledge, skill, access to evidence, thoroughness, and expeditious preparation reasonably necessary for representation. Initial determinations as to competence of a covered USG attorney for a particular assignment shall be made by a supervising attorney before case or issue assignments; however, assigned attorneys may consult with supervisors concerning competence in a particular case.

(b) [Reserved]