LEO: Communicating With One of Adverse LE Op. 482
Communicating With One of Adverse Interest.
November 23, 1982
A staff member/attorney for a governmental agency may communicate with
one who has or later will assert a claim against the agency only according
to the terms of DR:7-103.
Also, if the staff member/attorney does not know whether the person is
represented by counsel, the attorney must disclose that he is an attorney
and must inquire whether the person wants legal counsel present. If the
person does not, the attorney then may proceed with the discussion.
Committee Opinion November 23, 1982
See also LE Op. 1389.