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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34-Limiting Liability to Clients

57-In-House Lawyers

71-Representing Corporations

Corporate counsel may not accept an indemnity commitment from their employer. [Rule 1.8(h) now permits such indemnity agreements if the corporation is separately represented.]

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn