LEO: Lawyer Referral - Insurance Carrier LE Op. 955
Lawyer Referral - Insurance Carrier.
August 21, 1987
It is not improper per se for an attorney to recommend a private "
referral system" to insurance carriers who issue long-term disability
policies as long as the provisions of DR:2-103 are complied with. [ DR:
2-101, DR:2-103; LE Op. 627 and LE Op. 579]
It is not improper for an attorney to notify long-term disability
carriers that he has moved to Virginia and has "limited his practice to
representation of social security disability claimants" as long as the
provisions of DR:1-101, DR:2-101, DR:2-102 and DR:2-103 are complied
with. [ DR:2-101, DR:2-102, DR:2-103]
It is not improper per se for an attorney to include his curriculum vitae
in the notice to the insurance carrier as long as there are no untruthful
statements in his curriculum vitae. [ EC:2-7]
Committee Opinion August 21, 1987