LEO: Lawyer Referral Service - Criteria LE Op. 738
Lawyer Referral Service - Criteria -
Solicitation - Advertising - Fees.
November 18, 1985
A lawyer referral service should limit membership based on specific
criteria for the purpose of determining competence; should publish the
specific criteria in the area where the service is intended to operate;
and may charge membership fees for participation. [See DR:2-103(D),
Canon 6 ("A lawyer should represent a client competently."), DR:2-101,
DR:2-102, and DR:2-103]
Committee Opinion November 18, 1985
See also LE Op. 926, and LE Op. 1014.