Ethics Opinion 1224 - New York State Bar Association

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When a lawyer is jointly representing two clients as purchasers in a transaction and one of them no longer wishes to proceed, the lawyer cannot continue to represent both clients jointly without violating Rule 1.7. That one of the clients has diminished capacity does not alter this conclusion.

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