LEO: Fees - Sharing Profits with Nonlawyer  LE Op. 806


Fees - Sharing Profits with Nonlawyer Personnel.


June 25, 1986


It is not improper for a law firm to base their secretaries' bonuses on

the annual profitability of the firm provided the plan does not circumvent

other disciplinary rules. [ DR:3-102(A)(3); LE Op. 767]


Committee Opinion June 25, 1986