Committee on Professional Ethics — Communication with Represented Party: Opinion 894
By Daily Record Staff
Posted: 6:48 pm Tue, February 21, 2012
6:48 pm Tue, February 21, 2012
NYSBA Committee on Professional Ethics
Communication with Represented Party
Service of Process
Background: An attorney for a landlord inquires as to whether he may personally serve his client’s tenant. A summary eviction proceeding had been commenced and the tenant appeared by counsel who challenged the original service. The inquiring attorney seeks to effect new service by personally serving ...