LEO: Conflict of Interest Trustee Under a LE Op. 455

 

Conflict of Interest Trustee Under a Deed of Trust.

 

April 12, 1982

 

It is not ethically permissible for a law firm to represent a bank in litigation where the bank is a party and where the trustees under a deed of trust are also parties and are members of the same firm. [See II: DR:5-101(A) & (B), DR:5-102.]

 

Committee Opinion April 12, 1982

 

LEO: Conflict of Interest - Trustee Under a, LE Op. 455 (1982)