Delaware IOLTA Program
RULE 1.15 OF THE LAWYERS’ RULES OF PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT
Rule 1.15 of the Delaware Lawyers’ Rules of Professional Conduct requires lawyer participation in the IOLTA program. Delaware lawyers in private practice are required to maintain pooled client trust funds in IOLTA accounts. Delaware’s IOLTA rules also include interest rate comparability requirements. The implementation of these Rules is the responsibility of the Delaware Bar Foundation, administrator of the Court’s IOLTA program. The following are common questions and answers related to the Rules:
Any lawyer or law firm should direct additional questions concerning IOLTA to the Delaware Bar Foundation. You may contact the Foundation by calling (302)658-0773, or emailing its executive director, Megan Greenberg email@example.com.