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

73-Family Law Lawyers

A lawyer in a divorce case may prepare a statutory waiver of rights and deliver it to a service person as long as the waiver cannot be executed without a legal officer's advice.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn