LEO: Virginia Trust Account for Virginia  LE Op. 695


Virginia Trust Account for Virginia Attorney With Office

Outside State.


May 22, 1985


An attorney whose office is in the District of Columbia but who generates

the majority of his practice from Virginia clients can satisfy his

obligations under Canon 9 by opening an attorney-client trust account in

Virginia with a bank that will agree to comply with DR:9-103(B)(1). This

account would receive trust funds generated by Virginia clients. [See DR:

9-102, DR:9-103(B)(1)]


Committee Opinion May 22, 1985




See also LE Op. 724, and LE Op. 1238.