Formal Opinions

The following are Indexes to the Formal Ethics Opinions as adopted by The Mississippi Bar.

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Numeric Index of Opinions

7, 8, 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 22, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 43, 45, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 54, 55, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 131, 132, 133, 134, 135, 136, 137, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 150, 151, 152, 153, 154, 155, 156, 157, 158, 159, 160, 161, 162, 163, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 179, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198, 199, 200, 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 226, 227, 228, 229, 230, 231, 232, 234, 235, 236, 237, 239, 240, 241, 242, 243, 244, 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, 250, 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 256, 257, 258, 259

Opinions by Topic

Advertising - Generally74, 97, 156, 163, 168, 175, 182, 199, 237, 252, 256
Advertising - Firm Name/Letterhead48, 73, 93, 113, 137, 139, 150, 179, 180, 181, 191, 198, 222, 223
Advertising - Solicitation39, 51, 94, 146, 209, 216, 232
Business Activities15, 222, 232, 241
Candor to Tribunal161, 205
Client Confidences/Secrets95, 101, 119, 124, 164, 177, 205, 213, 218, 246, 252, 253, 259
Client Confidences/Secrets - Metadata259
Client Files49, 98, 105, 114, 144, 234, 236, 254, 257
Client and Third Party Funds49, 121, 184, 243
Communication with and Respect for Rights of Third Persons141, 161, 196, 203, 215, 252
Conflict of Interest - Rule 1.743, 46, 52, 79, 80, 148, 151, 164, 173, 177, 204, 220, 225, 229, 246
Conflict of Interest - Rule 1.9 - Former Clients90, 106, 128, 131, 218, 231, 242
Conflict of Interest - Entity as Client99, 231, 255
Conflict of Interest - Bar Committee Members201, 217
Conflict of Interest - Government Attorneys26, 31, 45, 55, 87, 110, 116, 120, 126, 165, 169, 188, 255
Conflict of Interest - Judges38, 133, 149, 170, 226
Conflict of Interest - Multiple Representation28, 31
Conflict of Interest - Paralegals258
Conflict of Interest - Real Estate Transactions147, 248
Conflict of Interest - Transactions with Clients152, 159, 202, 230, 244
Contract Attorneys177
Declining/Terminating Representation28, 49, 130, 138, 144, 166, 187, 208, 219, 227, 234
Fees and Expenses - Generally88, 91, 92, 100, 107, 135, 144, 152, 159, 177, 219, 237, 256
Fees and Expenses - Retainers250
Fees and Expenses - Witnesses91, 145
Independence of Counsel - Generally51, 172, 211, 222, 232, 246
Independence of Counsel - Fees81, 154, 190, 209
Jury7, 160
Lawyer as Witness76, 122, 164, 195, 242
Personal Influence - Judges22
Professional Misconduct143
Public Service176
Reporting Attorney Misconduct220, 221, 247
Restriction on the Right to Practice193, 249
Trust Accounts104, 178, 254
Unauthorized Practice of Law - Aiding UPL25, 32, 33, 190, 209, 212, 221, 237
Witnesses91, 145, 200, 222