LEO: Domestic Relations Preparation of LE Op. 884

 

Domestic Relations Preparation of Pleadings for Unrepresented Party.

 

March 11, 1987

 

It is improper for an attorney to prepare a pleading, such as a final decree or consent order, for an unrepresented spouse in a divorce matter even when the pleading may benefit both parties. [LE Op. 669; see also LE Op. 535, LE Op. 644, LE Op. 669 and LE Op. 876]

 

Committee Opinion March 11, 1987

 

LEO: Domestic Relations - Preparation of, LE Op. 884 (1987)