The article discusses the ethical considerations for attorneys representing husbands and wives with potential conflicts of interest. It discusses several common situations that by their very nature raise potential conflicts of interest between the spouses when they consider estate planning. These situations include prenuptial agreements, blended families, and inherited wealth.
Wand, Barbara Freedman
"Ethical Issues in Representing Husbands and Wives in Estate Planning,"
Marquette Elder's Advisor:
2, Article 13.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/elders/vol2/iss2/13