LEO: Trust Accounts - Earned Attorney's LE Op. 585
Trust Accounts - Earned Attorney's Fees.
June 14, 1984
It is not improper for an attorney to deposit directly into the
attorney's general operating account or the attorney's personal bank
account all funds received from clients which are earned, undisputed
attorney's fees and which do not constitute funds belonging in part to a
client and in part, presently or potentially, to the lawyer or law firm. [
Committee Opinion June 14, 1984
See also LE Op. 1372.