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What he was referring to was a confession of judgment
. In order to hold the attorney who represented you liable for malpractice, you have to prove that he was negligent in agreeing to such a confession of judgment and he knew you were not mentally capable of making such a decision at the time he approached you. It is likely that under these conditions and based on what you described above, that the attorney may have committed malpractice when he coerced you to sign the confession of judgment in this matter. However, you would have to engage a local legal malpractice attorney to review the case records to prove the attorney acted below the reasonable standard of care he had a duty to exercise in representing you in this case.
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