Practice Tools

ISBA Ethics Opinions on Fees Paid by Third Party


  • Use of advance payment retainers in family law matters : 12-19
  • Confidentiality of impaired client’s medical report : 00-02
  • Concurrent representation of parents and minor child : 96-06
  • Duties of lawyer to client and third party who benefits and may also pay lawyer fees : 91-28
  • Representation of property owner’s through a real estate broker association : 91-18
  • Representation of mother and minor daughter in paternity action : 91-08
  • Lawyer retained by collection agency on behalf of creditor : 91-03