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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28-Law Firm Staff

33-Office Sharing with Other Lawyers

It is not per se unethical for lawyers sharing office space and secretaries to represent adverse clients, but they must be careful.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn