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.