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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25-Dealing with Unrepresented People

32-Lawyers Acting in Other Roles (Miscellaneous)

36-Withdrawal from Representations

58-Real Estate Lawyers

A lawyer named as trustee for the benefit of a non-represented seller must resign if the seller later requests the lawyer to do so.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn