LEO: Commonwealth's Attorney - Conflict of LE Op. 789
Commonwealth's Attorney - Conflict of Interest.
April 22, 1986
A commonwealth's attorney should not prosecute cases when the defense
attorney also represents the commonwealth's attorney in unrelated
litigation, nor should a defense attorney defend cases when the prosecutor
is also the defense attorney's client in unrelated litigation. [ DR:5-
101(A), DR:5-105(A), (B) and (C); EC:9-2]
Committee Opinion April 22, 1986
See also LE Op. 1383.