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Lawyers sharing computers and offices must protect client confidences

Source | 2017-06-26T18:41:13+00:00 Sep 4th, 2001|Categories: LegalEthics, Post|Tags: , |0 Comments

Professional ethics opinion E-00-02 considers lawyers sharing office space, support staff, and equipment with unrelated entities. The Rules of Professional Conduct do not prohibit lawyers from sharing office space, support staff, or equipment with either another lawyer or a nonlawyer provided adequate protection is taken to protect clients’ interests.