Title
§13
By
William Hodes
Description
Geoffrey C. Hazard, Jr., W. William Hodes & Peter R. Jarvis, THE LAW OF LAWYERING (Aspen Law & Business 2000, as supplemented through 2009). Reprinted with permission. §13.8 Disqualification of Former Counsel Based on “Disloyalty” Unconnected to Confidentiality Concerns It is universally accepted that a lawyer is prohibited from opposing a former client only if the current matter is the same or “substantially related” to the earlier matter in which the lawyer represented the former client. See §...

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