LEO: Fees: Dividing Contingent Fee with LE Op. 809
Fees: Dividing Contingent Fee with Disbarred Attorney.
June 25, 1986
It is improper for an attorney. to divide a contingent fee based on the
performance of another attorney prior to the time the other attorney's
license to practice law was revoked, when the fee was received following
the revocation of the other attorney's license. [ DR:2-105(D), DR:3-102]
Committee Opinion June 25, 1986
For this opinion being reaffirmed, see LE Op. 1030. See also LE Op.