Practice Tools

ISBA Ethics Opinions on Imputed Disqualification


  • Representing municipality in non-adjudicative zoning matter oppossed by law firm partner and availability of municipality informed consent to allow representation in other matters. : 12-13
  • Defending government entity in matter brought by law firm partner and availability of government entity's informed consent to allow representation in other matters : 12-12
  • Lawyer's cross examination of spouse : 11-04
  • Concurrent representation of physician and co-defendant hospital in unrelated matters : 09-02
  • Lawyer representing municipality in various defense matters may bring unrelated claim against municipal agency only with consent of both clients : 95-05
  • Lawyer representing client against municipality which employs lawyer’s partner as police officer : 94-20
  • Former judge discussing and advising on case in which judge was previously substantially involved : 94-09
  • Former public defender hired as assistant state’s attorney in same county : 88-02
  • Representation of client in personal injury matter by firm that includes former county prosecutors of same client arising out of same facts : 84-05
  • Lawyer participating in matters in which he served as judge : 800
  • Partner of part-time county prosecutor in civil matter representing criminal defendant : 729