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My mom received a subpoena about one of her previous

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My mom received a subpoena about one of her previous business partner who is now having divorce case. They would like to investigate transition between my mom and case respondent, but my mom is now in China. I would like help for replying and dealing with this subpoena.

Lawyer's Assistant: Because family law varies from place to place, can you tell me what state this is in?

MA

Lawyer's Assistant: Has anything been filed or reported?

Not sure.

Lawyer's Assistant: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?

What is the price range

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Thank you very much for your patience. So, could you tell me what the subpoena is for? Is it to testify? Provide documents? Is there a deadline?

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