Queensland Law Society

Non-Binding Ethics Ruling (2019) 4

CATCHWORDS:

NON-BINDING ETHICS RULING – QUEENSLAND LAW SOCIETY – ETHICS COMMITTEE – CONFLICT – CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION – LAWYERS – INFORMATION BARRIERS – whether Firm B is conflicted from acting in an application for further provision of an estate in circumstances where Firm B previously acted for the deceased in the sale of her interest in a property.