Tips for Avoiding Risks as Replacement Counsel

When things don’t go as planned in a lawsuit, clients may choose to hire replacement counsel. Unfortunately for the new lawyer stepping in, they may be walking into a pretty tense and difficult situation. As opposed to the beginning of a representation, replacement counsel may find that there is little to no grace period for them to evaluate the case and come up with an appropriate strategy. By the time…

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Five Quick Tips to Help Reduce Risks for Replacement Counsel

It is within a client’s rights to choose the counsel which they believe will be most effective in dealing with their case. In some cases, a client may engage replacement counsel when an ongoing matter is not going as well as they had hoped. Whatever the client’s issues with their prior counsel, be they miscommunications, questionable management, or just an inadequate fit, the client may expect the replacement counsel of…

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