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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20-Government Official Conflicts

32-Lawyers Acting in Other Roles (Miscellaneous)

76-Trust and Estate Lawyers

A lawyer who acted as Commissioner in Chancery in overseeing an estate may not then file an action on behalf of the beneficiaries of the estate.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn