Practice Tools

ISBA Ethics Opinions on Communication with Unrepresented Person


  • Tendering plea agreements to unrepresented defendants : 14-02
  • Communications with current and former corporate constituents : 09-01
  • Mediator preparing post-mediation divorce documents for unrepresented spouse to file pro se : 04-03
  • Lawyer for lender compensated by borrower : 99-07
  • Representing one spouse in divorce and both spouses in bankruptcy : 98-06
  • Contact with opposing party insured while insured assisted by insurance company adjuster but not an attorney : 93-14
  • Lawyer for spouse in dissolution matter rendering advice to unrepresented spouse : 88-03
  • Lawyer representing spouse drafts appearance form for unrepresented spouse : 86-11