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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21-Reporting Another Lawyer's Unethical Conduct

41-Non-Virginia Lawyers

A foreign state bar would have jurisdiction over a foreign lawyer's actions in that state. [Rule 8.5 determines which state's disciplinary rule would apply to violations.]

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn