Month: October 1979

Opinion 514

NEW YORK STATE BAR ASSOCIATION Committee on Professional Ethics Opinion #514 – 10/17/1979 (39-79) appearance, conflict of interets, conservatorship proceedings, duty of lawyer Topic: Independent professional judgment; appearance of impropriety Digest: Not proper to accept employment as counsel for conservator where attorney was guardian in conservatorship proceeding Code: EC 5-1; DR 4-101(B), 9-101(B); Canon 9 … Continued