LEO: Attorney as Potential Witness - Declining LE Op. 273
Attorney as Potential Witness - Declining Employment.
December 3, 1975
It is improper for an attorney, who had prepared the decedent's last will
after interviewing the testator in the presence of the sole beneficiary,
to represent the beneficiary in a suit alleging the use of undue influence
by the beneficiary on the testator to obtain the new will. [See II: DR:5-
Committee Opinion December 3, 1975