LEO: Conflict of Interest - Trial Judge LE Op. 327
Conflict of Interest - Trial Judge Determines Removal.
June 14, 1979
Where an attorney has represented two clients who have directly
conflicting interests and the matter is docketed for trial, the presiding
judge should be informed of the situation and be called upon to decide
whether counsel should be removed. [See II: DR:2-108(A)(1) and (C) and
Committee Opinion June 14, 1979