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Rule Change 2023(07)

Rules Governing Lawyer Discipline and Disability Proceedings, Protective Appointment of Counsel, Continuing Legal and Judicial Education, Attorneys’ Fund for Client Protection, and Lawyer Assistance Programs

April 6, 2023

Rule 242.5. Regulation Counsel

(a)–(e) [NO CHANGE]

(f) Disqualification of Attorney Regulation Counsel. Regulation Counsel shall disqualify themselves or other staff from conducting an investigation or prosecuting a matter under these rules when a similarly situated prosecutor would be required to disqualify. Regulation Counsel may employ appropriate internal screening devices in such circumstances or request that the Legal Regulation Committee appoint special counsel pursuant to C.R.C.P. 242.4(e).


Amended and Adopted by the Court, En Banc, April 6, 2023, effective immediately.

By the Court:

Monica M. Márquez

Justice, Colorado Supreme Court

Official Colorado Supreme Court Rules Committees proceedings can be found at the Colorado Supreme Court Rules Committees website.

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