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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3-Multiple Representations on the Same Matter

73-Family Law Lawyers

If both spouses consent, a lawyer retained by a husband to draft a separation agreement (which both spouses have signed) may now represent the wife in an uncontested divorce.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn