Request advice about how the conflict law applies to you

Receive confidential advice from an attorney about how the conflict of interest law applies to you.

State Ethics Commission

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What you need for Request advice about how the conflict law applies to you

You may call the Commission to request confidential advice from the Attorney of the Day.  The attorney will call you back within 1 to 2 business days.  

You may send the Commission a request for written advice.  You will receive a written response within 30 days.  

Using the online form

You may also request telephone or written advice by using an online form.  The form is a fillable PDF so you must have Adobe Acrobat Reader available on your computer or mobile device.  The completed form will attach to an email to be sent to the Commission so you will need to have your email account open. 

When using a web browser other than Internet Explorer, please note that you need to enable the browser extension to open Acrobat Acrobat Reader.  Please refer to these instructions if you need assistance.

Please note that we cannot provide: 

  1. Any advice about conduct that has already occurred; 
  2. Any advice about someone else's conduct, unless you have permission from that person to get advice on their behalf; or 
  3. Any original materials submitted in support of requests for legal advice.

How to request Request advice about how the conflict law applies to you

Complete and submit the advice request form.

If you are requesting a call back from the Attorney of the Day, you should hear back from an attorney within 1 to 2 business days.  If you are requesting written advice, you should receive a written response from an attorney within 30 days.

Call the Ethics Commission  at (617) 371-9500 and ask to speak to the Attorney of the Day.  

The attorney will call you back within 1 to 2 business days.

Send your request to:

State Ethics Commission
Attention: Attorney of the Day
One Ashburton Place, Room 619
Boston, MA 02108

You should receive a written response from an attorney within 30 days. 

Contact for Request advice about how the conflict law applies to you

Address
One Ashburton Place, Room 619, Boston, MA 02108
Fax
(617) 723-5851
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