The guidance set forth in State Bar of Arizona ethics opinions are advisory only and non-binding. You may also contact the Ethics Hotline with questions about your own prospective conduct.
The State Bar of Arizona no longer has an ethics committee that issues formal ethics opinions. If you would like to request a formal ethics opinion, please contact the Arizona Supreme Court's Attorney Ethics Advisory Committee.
Search below by keyword, phrase or year for Formal Ethics Opinions issued between 1985 and 2016 by the State Bar of Arizona’s former Rules of Professional Conduct Committee (“Ethics Committee”).
Counsel are reminded that the Rules of Professional Conduct may have been amended or revised since an opinion was issued. The same applies for any statutes or case law cited in ethics opinions. In some instances, the changes will affect the analysis and/or conclusion. If you have questions about any ethics opinion, you may contact the Ethics Hotline for guidance.
Access an index of all current Ethical Rules and their related opinions.