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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71-Representing Corporations

It is not improper per se for a lawyer to continue representing a corporate board when two members of the board are satisfied with the lawyer and two are not. The lawyer must serve the interests of the board as a whole.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn