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Hi and welcome to JA. Ray here to help you today.Please bear with me a few moments while I review your question and respond.
Thats correct here you have right to case files.It is a grievable offense to withhold client files.
If you will get me your state here I can get you a complaint form to get the state involved here and get you your files.
Here you go thanks for your patience
If you have a complaint against an attorney, you may contact the Attorney Disciplinary / Grievance Committee. The office you need to contact depends upon the location of your lawyer's office. Please note that the New York State Unified Court System does not have jurisdiction to investigate complaints concerning representation by attorneys.
Area of Practice:
Attorney/Client Fee Disputes
Part 137 of the Rules of the Chief Administrator establishes a statewide Attorney-Client Fee Dispute Resolution Program