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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15-Representing Other Entities - Miscellaneous

71-Representing Corporations

Determining whether a lawyer may represent a corporation when the lawyer has been employed by one of two 50% shareholders over the objection of the other 50% shareholder is a legal rather than an ethical question.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn