LEO: Fees - Compensating Lawyer Who Has LE Op. 970
Fees - Compensating Lawyer Who Has Surrendered His License
Law Firm: Stationery.
September 30, 1987
It is improper for a law firm to compensate a lawyer who has surrendered
his license for work performed on files by the lawyer prior to surrender
of his license. [ DR:3-102(A); LE Op. 809]
It is not improper for a law firm to place the name and title of the
office's chief investigator on the law firm stationery as long as an
affirmative statement is added which makes it clear that the investigator
is not licensed to practice law. [ DR:2-101(A); LE Op. 809 and LE
Committee Opinion September 30, 1987
For this opinion being reaffirmed, see LE Op. 1030. See also LE Op.