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If attorney withdraws from case do i still owe him

1 Answers. Asked on May 16th, 2017 on Debtor and Creditor - Florida
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he was charging $7500 i gave him $4000 for a re sentence he showed up for court it was postponed a few weeks later he quit stating conflict of interest. So he was not present for the actual sentencing. A few months back a collection agency calls me saying i owe $2500 for a re sentencing case . All i want to know is how and why if he quit
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Answered on May 17th, 2017 at 5:23 AM

Depends on the reason for the "conlfict of interest"...if its because of something YOU did, you probably are not entitled to a refund. If its was not, then the lawyer should not charge you for a case he should not have taken. 

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