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Appendix 1 - Sample Notices

Sample Notices to Closing your Practice for Lawyers


Sample Newspaper Notice

Notice to clients of [lawyer name/law firm name] that [he/she] will be leaving the practice of law effective [date]. Clients should contact [name]at [phone number] to obtain copies of their open or closed files, original wills or power of attorney documents, corporate property and records, other valuable property or documents, and funds in trust as soon as possible.
Sample Public Notice

Please be advised that effective [date], the law firm of [lawyer name/law firm name] will be closed. Please contact [name] at [phone number] for any further inquiries regarding client files, property or funds.


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