Month: April 2017

Ethics Opinion 1119

Topic:      Former partner or associate of district attorney; criminal law; conflict of interest

Ethics Opinion 1117

Topic:    Conflict of interest; serving as lawyer and broker in same real estate transaction

April 3, 2017: Online Portal Will Connect Volunteer Attorneys Seeking to Provide Legal Assistance to Immigrants in New York

Responding to the urgent need for lawyers to assist New York immigrants in need of representation, the New York State Bar Association and The New York Bar Foundation today announced an initiative to connect pro bono lawyers with nonprofit groups serving immigrants across New York. “When facing enforcement action, immigrants do not have a right … Continued