Month: March 2012

Ethics Opinion 917

Topic:      Non-lawyer marketers; bonus compensation to non-lawyer based on number of clients.

Ethics Opinion 916

Topic:    Lawyer’s provision of free legal services when lawyer is also broker in a real estate transaction.

Ethics Opinion 911

Topic:     Sharing legal fees and undertaking employment with an out-of-state entity that includes non-lawyer owners and managers

Ethics Opinion 910

Topic:      Attorneys fees; likelihood of payment as basis for increasing hourly rate; seeking security interest and confession of judgment; amending fee agreement.