Listed below are three members of the
State Bar Association's Ethics Committee. They will take calls this
month from members who have questions on ethical issues.
The Ethics Committee is not associated with
the Attorney's Grievance Commission. It does not give legal advice.
It answers questions related to the
Maryland Rules of Professional
All members of the Hotline are practicing
attorneys or judges. Please contact them and let them know that you
have a question for the Ethics Hotline. They will make every effort
to return your call as soon as possible if they are not immediately
Please note that you should first consult the
Rules of Professional Conduct before contacting the Hotline. In some
cases, the Ethics Committee may recommend that you request an opinion
In addition, the Maryland State Bar
Association's Ethics Opinions are available on line to all members.
Paul F. Newhouse
The Honorable Joan Bossmann Gordon