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Good afternoon. I certainly understand the situation and your concern. You can certainly object and ask that the Judge does not allow it and show/present good cause, as to why he should remain on the case. Of course, if he remains, it may not be the best thing, since he would essentially be forced to stay and work on the case, which may not result in his best efforts. If you had a retainer agreement which outlined the terms and conditions of the representation, you should make the attorney aware that you will be prejudiced if he leaves now and that you may report him to the bar. Cases do not always go as anticipated but the agreement should have reflected that or else you may have never hired him. Now, if the Judge allows it, you can ask for a stay and more time to find new counsel, who can represent you and get caught up on the case. If you can not afford new counsel, then you would need to take over from here.
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