LEO: Attorney-Client - Withdrawing  LE Op. 897


Attorney-Client - Withdrawing as Counsel.


April 1, 1987


It is not improper for an attorney to withdraw from representing a client

when the client has moved, and is unable to be located, provided

reasonable steps have been taken to protect the client's interests. [ DR:

2-108(B)(4) and (D)]


Committee Opinion April 1, 1987