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August 12, 2013

Standing Committee on the Unauthorized Practice of Law Seeks Public Comment on Proposed UPL Opinions

Updated April 8, 2014:

On April 8, 2014, the Standing Committee on Unauthorized Practice of Law withdrew UPL Opinion 217: Non-Lawyer Acting As Prosecutor In Criminal Contempt Proceeding. It was presented as a draft opinion on December 10, 2013.


The VSB Standing Committee on the Unauthorized Practice of Law seeks public comment on two proposed UPL opinions by September 9, 2013.

  • UPL 216 Probation Officers’ Recommendations in Pre-Sentence Reports
  • UPL 217 Non-Lawyer Acting as Prosecutor in a Criminal Contempt Proceeding
Updated: Apr 08, 2014