RPC RULE 5.8 MISCONDUCT INVOLVING DISBARRED, SUSPENDED, RESIGNED, AND INACTIVE LAWYERS (a) A lawyer shall not engage in the practice of law while on inactive status, or while suspended from the practice of law for any cause. (b) A lawyer shall not engage in any of the following with an individual who is a disbarred or suspended lawyer or who has resigned in lieu of disbarment: (1) practice law with or in cooperation with such an individual; (2) maintain an office for the practice of law in a room or office occupied or used in whole or in part by such an individual; (3) permit such an individual to use the lawyer's name for the practice of law; (4) practice law for or on behalf of such an individual; or (5) practice law under any arrangement or understanding for division of fees or compensation of any kind with such an individual. Washington Comment  The provisions of this Rule were taken from former Washington RPC 5.5(d) and (e) (as amended in 2002). [Adopted effective September 1, 2006.]
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