These summaries were prepared by McGuireWoods LLP lawyer Thomas E. Spahn. They are based on the letter opinions issued by the Virginia State Bar. Any editorial comments reflect Mr. Spahn's current personal views, and not the opinions of the Virginia State Bar, McGuireWoods or its clients. 
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7-Family Conflicts

9-Government Lawyer Conflicts

19-Judge Conflicts

51-Government Attorneys

An Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney whose husband is a judge may not appear before her husband or have any role in any cases assigned to her husband.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn