Month: January 2004

Ethics Opinion 773

NEW YORK STATE BAR ASSOCIATION Committee on Professional Ethics Opinion #773 – 01/23/2004 Clarifies: N.Y. State 655 (1993) Topic:      Lawyer-member of municipal board; conflict of interest; appearance of impropriety; imputation of disqualification in “of counsel” relationship. Digest: A lawyer who serves on a municipal board is prohibited from appearing before that board on behalf … Continued