LEO: Real Estate - Attorney - Dual Practice  LE Op. 302


Real Estate - Attorney - Dual Practice.


September 21, 1978


It is not improper for an attorney who is a partner in a real estate firm

to represent the seller and/or purchaser in a legal capacity, where the

property has been sold by either the attorney or his real estate firm, so

long as full disclosure and consent occur. [See II: DR:5-101(A) and DR:



Committee Opinion September 21, 1978




See also LE Op. 825, LE Op. 869, and LE Op. 1398.