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    Re: Newly licensed atty has criminal law query

    Posted by Brenda on 12/09/10

    I have a question: If an attorney has paid me the settlement
    that I am entitled to and he knew that there was a
    subrogation against the settlement amount; can the insurance
    company sue him or will I be the only one responsible?

    On 12/07/10, McLeod wrote:
    > I am a newly licensed attorney and have been purely doing
    > oil and gas work for the past 6 months. My best friend just
    > got in a fight outside a bar, and was beaten up pretty
    > badly, but got a few punches in and hurt one of the
    > attackers. He has two witnesses that say they attacked him
    > first and that he acted only in self defense. I have never
    > been to court except for ex parte divorce hearings, and
    > would like to attend his court date with him and to help
    > him to the best of my ability. Can someone point me in the
    > direction of a book or website that can tell me how best to
    > represent him? Do I need to file a motion of some sort?
    > what should I bring with me to court? Im a bit at a loss
    > and not sure where to look for guidance.
    > Thank you for any help anyone can offer.

    Posts on this thread, including this one
  • Newly licensed atty has criminal law query, 12/07/10, by McLeod.
  • Re: Newly licensed atty has criminal law query, 12/09/10, by Brenda.
  • Re: Newly licensed atty has criminal law query, 12/13/10, by Hardy Parkerson, J.D..

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