Practice Tools

ISBA Ethics Opinions on Withdrawal from Representation


  • Lawyers discovery that client has submitted false evidence to a tribunal : 13-05
  • Withdrawal from representation and disclosure to court of client's increasingly impaired mental capacity : 12-10
  • Missing client : 03-04
  • Failure to pay legal fees, disposal of files : 01-02
  • Entitlement to fee upon determination of conflict and subsequent withdrawal : 90-26
  • Continuing representation after client files disciplinary charge against lawyer : 89-11