LEO: Conflict of Interest Substantially LE Op. 707

 

Conflict of Interest Substantially Related Representation.

 

July 11, 1985

 

It is improper for an attorney to represent a husband/adoptive father in a contested divorce proceeding, including the issues of custody and child support, when the attorney previously represented the husband and wife in his adoption of her children by a previous marriage.

 

Committee Opinion July 11, 1985

 

LEO: Conflict of Interest - Substantially, LE Op. 707 (1985)