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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8-Bills and Fees

57-In-House Lawyers

An in-house lawyer's employer may not charge and collect for work the lawyer does for third parties, unless the payment is a reimbursement for the actual cost of the legal services and the lawyer receives the fee.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn