LEO: Withdrawal from Law Firm Notification, LE Op. 381

 

Withdrawal from Law Firm Notification to Present and Former Clients.

 

July 29, 1980

 

An attorney who withdraws from a partnership may ethically notify present and former clients of his departure. In those cases where he cannot adequately and fully represent the interests of his present clients, the attorney may ethically recommend that the client consult a particular attorney. [See DR:2-103(A), DR:2-108(B)(1), (C) & (D) and DR:6-101(A).]

 

Committee Opinion July 29, 1980

 

CROSS REFERENCES

 

See also LE Op. 1332

 

LEO: Withdrawal from Law Firm - Notification, LE Op. 381 (1980)