Peter Jarvis Honored by Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers
PORTLAND, Ore. (August 5, 2022) – The Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers (APRL) has named Holland & Knight Partner Peter Jarvis as the 2022 recipient of its prestigious Kettlewell Award. Mr. Jarvis is the sixth recipient of this award since its inception in 2010. It was presented on August 4 at APRL's annual meeting in Chicago.
The Kettlewell Award celebrates the lifetime achievements of an APRL member who not only has achieved a distinguished legal career in legal ethics and professional responsibility and has made significant contributions to APRL, but who also exemplifies the qualities of professionalism, excellence in the practice of law and dedication to the field of legal ethics and professional responsibility as a whole.
Mr. Jarvis is the co-chair of Holland & Knight's Legal Profession Team and a former president of APRL. He practices primarily in the area of attorney professional responsibility and risk management, advising lawyers, law firms, corporate legal departments and government legal departments about all aspects of the law governing lawyers. He is a co-author with Geoffrey C. Hazard Jr. and W. William Hodes of The Law of Lawyering, one of the country's leading professional responsibility treatises, as well as a co-author or editor of many other articles and publications, including The Ethical Oregon Lawyer and the Washington State Bar Deskbook.
Mr. Jarvis has served on many state bar committees including, the Oregon State Bar Ad Hoc Committee on Attorney Advertising, the Oregon State Bar Legal Ethics Committee, the Washington State Bar Committee on the Future of the Profession, the Washington State Bar Committee on Professional Ethics, the Washington State Bar Committee to Define the Practice of Law and the Washington State Bar Rules of Professional Conduct Committee. He has drafted many state bar ethics opinions, as well as language that has been included in state legal ethic rules.