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I'm an attorney and am currently a contractor for a company.

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I'm an attorney and am currently a contractor for a company. They have asked me to sign some contracts on their behalf. I have actually never been in this situation before (usually I have been in-house counsel as an employee or at a firm and we were not asked to sign on behalf of clients). Most of these agreements are NDAs. Can I sign on behalf of my client if they give me express written consent?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Business Law
Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 1 year ago.

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Expert:  Phillips Esq. replied 1 year ago.

Yes, you can sign in your fiduciary capacity. However, you need to make sure that you note that you are signing as the Attorney and not in your individual capacity: By so and so as an Attorney for....