Legal Question in Legal Ethics in Georgia

What are the ethical rule in the state of Georgia regarding paralegals supervising will executions?

Asked on 9/23/13, 5:18 pm

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Glen Ashman Ashman Law Office
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It's not an ethical rule. It's a criminal statute.

If a paralegal supervises a will execution (unless the paralegal is under the supervision of a lawyer), he/she has practiced law without a license and can (and should) be fined and jailed.

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Answered on 9/23/13, 7:27 pm


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