LEO: Real Estate Title Insurance, LE Op. 886

 

Real Estate Title Insurance.

 

April 1, 1987

 

It is not improper for an attorney who is a limited partner, stockholder, officer or director of a title insurance company to purchase title insurance policies for clients who are purchasers of real estate and for whom the attorney conducts the real estate settlement as long as the participating attorneys disclose their involvement in the business to their clients before undertaking to write title insurance policies for the clients. [DR:5-101(A)]

 

Committee Opinion April 1, 1987

 

LEO: Real Estate - Title Insurance, LE Op. 886 (1987)