LEO: Representing Client's Witness in Separate LE Op. 222
Representing Client's Witness in Separate Case Adverse to
Client - Conflicts in Interests.
January 8, 1973
It is improper for an attorney to represent his client's girlfriend in a
personal injury action by the girlfriend against the client, when
girlfriend is the chief witness in behalf of the client in a separate suit
against a restaurant for having served the client an adulterated drink.
[See II: DR:5-105.]
Committee Opinion January 8, 1973