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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41-Non-Virginia Lawyers

55-Firm Names and Letterhead

A law firm's letterhead should indicate the jurisdictional limitations of any of the listed lawyers' practices. A non-Virginia lawyer may negotiate with a Virginia lawyer without engaging in the unauthorized practice of law.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn