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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16-Lawyer's Personal Interests

28-Law Firm Staff

A lawyer may arrange for a non-lawyer accountant to perform work for the lawyer's clients, as long as the accountant does not perform legal work and the client consents after full disclosure.

Copyright 2000, Thomas E. Spahn