Tennessee Ethics Opinion

Counsel Financial
July 18, 2016


State of Tennessee

Advisory Ethics Opinion 98-A-659
Board of Professional Responsibility of the Supreme Court of Tennessee (July 9, 1989), draws a similar conclusion from similar facts described in the Utah inquiry. The Board concludes “a lawyer may advance or guarantee certain expenses” by means of “a lending company or recommending such services to clients.”

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