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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21-Reporting Another Lawyer's Unethical Conduct

A lawyer may not report unethical conduct by another lawyer if the information was obtained from a client and the client does not consent to its disclosure. [Rule 1.6(c)(3) requires that lawyers consult with their clients in these circumstances.]

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn