Legal Opinion Letter

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This Model Legal Opinion is for use by an attorney when rendering a legal opinion to a client. This model can easily be tailored to fit your unique needs.

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This Model Legal Opinion is for use by an attorney who has been asked to render a legal opinion to a client, or a prospective client. This model includes the name of the client, requirements to be addressed and the list of documents which the client has provided in order for the opinion to be rendered. It also sets out that the opinion was rendered solely on the documents provided and under the laws of the state in which the opinion is given. It is imperative that a legal opinion be clearly and succinctly set out in writing. A well-written Legal Opinion will prove invaluable in the event there are disagreements or misunderstandings between the parties regarding the client's representation.

This Model Legal Opinion contains the following provisions:
  • Client Information: The name of the client, identification/file number (if applicable), requirements of opinion letter and list of documents provided by client;
  • Opinion: Detailed opinion regarding client's legal matter including any research conducted in order to reach the opinion;
  • State Laws: Spells out the state under which the existing laws were researched and on which the opinion was based;
  • Signatures: A representative or the attorney rendering the opinion must sign the letter.

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This attorney-prepared package includes:
  1. General Information
  2. Instructions and Checklist
  3. Model Legal Opinion
State Law Compliance: This form complies with the laws of all states
Number of Pages7
DimensionsDesigned for Letter Size (8.5" x 11")
EditableYes (.doc, .wpd and .rtf)
UsageUnlimited number of prints
Product number#43508
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Model Legal Opinion











This Packet Includes:
1.  General Information
2.  Instructions and Checklist
3.  Model Legal Opinion











General Information
Model Legal Opinion 

This Model Legal Opinion is for use by an attorney who is rendering a legal opinion to a client or prospective client.  This model letter includes the client's name, requirements which should be addressed in the opinion and a comprehensive list of documents provided by the client.  It also sets out the rendered opinion and the fact that the opinion was rendered solely upon examination of the provided documents and the laws of the state in which the opinion is given. 

It is imperative that a legal opinion to a client, or prospective client, be clearly set and succinctly set out in writing.  A well-written legal opinion is beneficial in the event there are disagreements or miscommunication between the attorney and the client regarding further representation.

  



Instructions and Checklist


Model Legal Opinion 

   The parties should read the document carefully.

   Insert all requested information in the spaces provided on the form.

     This form contains the basic terms and language that should be included in similar agreements.   

     This model legal opinion should be signed by the attorney giving the opinion once completed.

   The parties should retain either an original or copy of the signed promissory note.

   All legal documents should be kept in a safe location such as a fireproof safe or safe deposit box.  



   




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MODEL LEGAL OPINION
Client Name:             _____________________________________

Client Identification Code:      ______________________________________

   
Client Requirement:         1_______________________________________________
               2_______________________________________________
               3_______________________________________________
               4_______________________________________________

Client Documents:         1______________________________________________   
               2______________________________________________
               3______________________________________________
               4______________________________________________


Dated: ___________________________

LEGAL OPINION

Mr./Mrs./Ms. _______________________

We understand that you require us to: ______________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________
_____________________________________________________________________________.

We have examined the documents provided by you and have prepared this legal opinion on the basis of the same. As such, and for the purpose of rendering this opinion, we have examined documents deemed necessary and are relying upon the truth and accuracy, at all relevant times, of the statements, covenants, representations and warranties contained in the following documents:
1.   _____________________________________________________________________
2.   _____________________________________________________________________
3.   _____________________________________________________________________
4.   ____________________________________________________________________
On the basis of our research, we have arrived at an inference and we are of the opinion that:
_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________.
As to matters of fact relevant to this opinion, we have relied solely upon our examination of the documents referred to above and have assumed the current accuracy and completeness of the information obtained from records and documents so provided by you.
We render this opinion only with respect to, and express no opinion herein with respect to the application or effect of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the existing laws of ___________.
Very truly yours,

__________________________________________
(Insert the name and address of the attorney's office)






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