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Advisory Opinion on Lawyer’s Duty to Report Another Lawyer’s Misconduct

April 19, 2016 — Columbus, OH  |  Download PDF  |  Media Contact: Antionette Goff

The Board of Professional Conduct recently released an advisory opinion about a lawyer’s duty to report unprivileged knowledge of another lawyer’s misconduct.  With the release of Opinion 2016-2, the Board withdrew Advisory Opinion 1990-1.  The Opinion discusses Ohio Rules of Professional Conduct 8.3 and 1.6.  Click here to read Opinion 2016-2.