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How do I sue my divorce attorney for misrepresentation ...

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How do I sue my divorce attorney for misrepresentation during the proceedings?
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Attorney & Mediator replied 10 years ago.
If you have sufficient evidence to support your position you can sue your attorney for malpractice. However, doing this alone is complex and you are advised to seek a malpractice attorney to represent you, although most attorneys do not like to represent clients against another attorney for malpractice. A suit for malpractice is also very tough to prevail. Read the following and make sure you can meet the burden to sue.

Alternatively you can report the attorney to the state bar for acting unprofessionally and the committee will investigate on your behalf and discipline the attorney if there is just cause. Click here for the directory of the state bar of your state.
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