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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28-Law Firm Staff

79-Communicating with a Governmental Adversary

A lawyer and the lawyer's employee may seek information under the Freedom of Information Act from the state, even if the lawyer is representing a client adverse to the state.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn