(LawNews) A series of tweets by well-known Harvard law professor Laurence Tribe caused a bit of firestorm online amongst legal ethics experts.
It started on Tuesday when Prof. Tribe sent out this Tweet:
I have notes of when Trump phoned me for legal advice in 1996. I'm now figuring out whether our talk was privileged. https://twitter.com/bobshrum/status/765574959619903490 …
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What followed was a rather lengthy back and forth on Twitter, with some encouraging Tribe to reveal the notes and others accusing him of breaking various legal ethical rules governing the attorney client relationship.