If your lawyer missed the deadline, then your lawyer may be liable to you in malpractice. This means you will have to sit with a legal malpractice attorney in your area to show them the evidence in you case that qualified you for the class and show that you had a likelihood of success to win your claim and that the attorney missed of the deadline because of his negligence. If you prove that, then the lawyer (or his malpractice insurance
carrier) would be liable to you for your loss.
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