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I was divorced over four years ago and would,like to y lawyer ask to be taken off of the document and I’m wondering what would be the reasons

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The two lawyers who negotiated the deal were both notmon the settlement Is this legal to have the two,lawyers who worked in the deal. It mentioned

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Divorce was done in Wyoming because we were som asked residents there even though we really didn’t live there. And two ny lawyers worked on the deal. On my end onkymthe Wyoming lawyer signed off. On his end two ny lawyers and one Wyoming lawyer signed off. He was a resident of Wyoming why was he allowed to have two ny lawyers as well as Wyoming.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
We were supposed to be residents of Wyoming. We had NY lawyers Negotiating and had Wyoming lawyers just to advise of their state rules etc. my ex had two ny lawyers plus one Wyoming lawyer and I had a ny lawyer who asked her name be taken off the final settlement somon,ynhad Wyoming lawyer sign off.
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