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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1-Adversity to Current Clients

71-Representing Corporations

A lawyer may not represent a party against a corporation when the lawyer's partner is currently representing the corporation's sole stockholder in an unrelated matter.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn