ISBA Ethics Opinions on Lawyer Representing Lawyer
Representation of prosecutors in civil matter unrelated to their office while opposing them on behalf of criminal defendants
Lawyer representing lawyer while frequently adverse to represented lawyer’s clients
Lawyer representing client against former lawyer client’s client
ISBA Advisory Opinions on Professional Conduct are prepared as an educational service to members of the ISBA. While the opinions express the ISBA interpretation of the Illinois Rules of Professional Conduct and other relevant materials in response to a specific hypothesized fact situation, they do not have the weight of law and should not be relied upon as a substitute for individual legal advice. For more information, call the ISBA Legal Department at (217) 525-1760 or (800) 252-8908.