Month: November 1982

Opinion 547

NEW YORK STATE BAR ASSOCIATION Committee on Professional Ethics Opinion #547 – 11/29/1982 (39-82) witnesses Topic: Witnesses, compensation Digest: Guidelines for payment of compensation to non­expert witnesses Code: DR 7-109(C)(2) QUESTION May an attorney compensate a non-expert witness for the reasonable value of his time spent in preparing for trial as well as in attending … Continued