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ISBA Advisory Opinions on Professional Conduct

  • Applicability of Fee Division and Conflict of Interest Rules in Of Counsel Relationship 16-04
  • Duties and Obligations of Departing Law Firm Associate 12-14
  • Fee Sharing Between Discharged Lawyer and Successor Lawyer 12-11
  • Non-compete Provision of Partnership Agreement 97-09

Other Ethics Resources

  • Illinois Rule of Professional Conduct 1.9 Duties to Former Clients
  • Illinois Rule of Professional Conduct 1.16 Declining or Terminating Representation
  • Illinois Rule of Professional Conduct 5.1 Responsibilities of Partners, Managers, and Supervisory Lawyers
  • Illinois Rule of Professional Conduct 5.3 Responsibilities Regarding Nonlawyer Assistance
  • Illinois Rule of Professional Conduct 5.6 Restrictions on Right to Practice

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