LEO: Fee Sharing - Disclosure of Confidences LE Op. 368


Fee Sharing - Disclosure of Confidences and Secrets.


April 23, 1980


It is improper for an attorney to purchase the work in progress of an

attorney who has been designated a full-time judge. It is also improper

for the attorney to lease office space from the judge if he plans to

practice law regularly before that judge. [See II: DR:2-103(D); DR:2-105(

D); DR:2-106(B); DR:2-108(D); DR:4-101; EC:4-6; EC:9-2 and Rules of

Court, Part Six, III:C-5C(1).]


Committee Opinion April 23, 1980




See also LE Op. 1416.