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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29-Advancing Fees and Costs

A lawyer may persuade a finance company to loan money to a personal injury client (against possible future recovery), as long as the lawyer is not responsible for the loan or a guarantor or co-signer.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn