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

54-Insurance Defense Lawyers

As long as both clients consent, a lawyer may represent a defendant driver in a declaratory judgment action to determine insurance coverage and also be adverse to the driver in personal injury litigation.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn