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Did the lawyer agree to the adjournment?
Then you either have to have someone attend for you and seek the adjournment or if that is not possible you have to call the court, state you cannot attend in person, ask if there is a chance to bring a motion ahead of time to seek the adjournment or ask if you can seek the adjournment by way of teleconference on the date of the JDR.
You cannot simply not show up. It will hurt your position greatly.
You can have a close friend attend.If the lawyer consents than you do not need to attend.
I don't have the telephone number available.
But you are calling that room number. Have to call the main office.
It is not OK to fax anything at this point in time. Your friend would have to show up explain that she/he is making a request for an adjournment on your behalf because the lawyer would not consent and you cannot attend.
She can go at 10 and see if she can get the adjournment for both.
The lawyer has consented to the adjournment and will attend court to secure the new date.The lawyer is also asking about access and you have to confirm that the pre-discussed access is in place and you have to discuss access for December.
You don't have to give them anything that you didn't agree to or that the court hasn't ordered. However, you should be mindful of the fact that you sought an adjournment and it was granted to you.
You can but the lawyer has already told you that he can't guarantee that.
A lawyer cannot make this guarantee though. How can the lawyer who is not in charge of the children make such a guarantee?