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In which state was this?
When did your attorney die?
When did you first learn about the misappropriation of funds?
My apologies, but I'm not sure that I saw the answer to the original question. There may have been a typographical error. When did you first learn about the misappropriation of funds?
Thanks for that information. Tell me about how your funds were misappropriated, and why (if known) you didn't learn about the misappropriation until now?
When saying that an attorney has misappropriated funds, what that usually means is that the attorney intermingled his/her client trust account with his/her personal account. It seems that what you're describing is that he charged you in '02, but didn't complete the work until '08--something that is clearly unethical, but wouldn't be misappropriation. Am I understanding correctly?
I apologize if some of these questions feel off-topic; I promise that they're relevant for giving you the most complete answer possible, but I do thank you for your patience. Usually, people know that their bankruptcy has gone through because they are no longer being contacted by creditors or having court judgments entered against them. Were there warning signs that the bankruptcy didn't go through?
Well, that's what we're trying to figure out. Were there warning signs that the bankruptcy didn't go through?
Did your attorney give you a copy of a court judgment, or any other paperwork showing that the bankruptcy went through in 2002?
Did you ever receive any confirmation from your attorney or anyone else that it went through in 2002?
Wow. Well, do you have any documentation or other evidence to show that your lawyer agreed to file the bankruptcy for you in 2002?