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My name is***** was convicted of a felony recently because

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Hi my name is***** was convicted of a felony recently because in my opinion I feel that I was falsely represented by a dishonest Attorney. I would like to file a complaint with the California Bar Association. Is there anything you can advise me to do that may help my case before my submission? Thank You
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Zoey, JD replied 1 year ago.
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Did you plead guilty to the felony, or were you convicted after trial? Are you appealing your sentence or seeking other post-conviction relief?
Taking further action on that front, if appropriate, might strengthen any grievance you file with the Bar. Additionally, the California Bar warns that reporting your lawyer is not for a disagreement or your feeling that he or she did a poor job but that the lawyer breached ethical standards.
Familiarizing yourself a little with the rules of professional conduct might keep your grievance on point.
http://rules.calbar.ca.gov/Rules/RulesofProfessionalConduct.aspx

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