ISBA Ethics Opinions on Restrictions on a Lawyer’s Practice

  • Agreement limiting lawyer's subsequent use of third party consultant's ideas and advice : 11-02
  • Non-compete provision of partnership agreement : 97-09
  • Firm employment agreement requiring execution of promissory note as guarantee lawyer shall not compete with firm after termination of relationship : 93-13
  • Employment agreement prohibiting solicitation of former firm clients : 91-12