LEO: Assisting the Unauthorized Practice of LE Op. 396

 

Assisting the Unauthorized Practice of Law.

 

November 15, 1980

 

It is not improper for a lawyer to engage in settlement negotiations with

lay adjusters, subject to the limitations of Rule 6:I:Unauthorized

Practice of Law Advisory Opinion, Lay Adjusters, Paragraph 10, IV and

DR:3-101(A), II, Rules for the Integration of the Virginia State Bar,

Part Six.

 

Committee Opinion November 15, 1980