LEO: Corporation Conflict of Interests LE Op. 344

 

Corporation Conflict of Interests.

 

July 30, 1979

 

It is not ethically permissible for an attorney or any member of his firm to represent a party against a corporation where the stock is owned wholly by one person and where the attorney or a member of his firm is currently representing that same person in other unrelated matters. [See II: DR:5-105.]

 

Committee Opinion July 30, 1979

 

LEO: Corporation - Conflict of Interests, LE Op. 344 (1979)