Can my lawyer withdraw a few weeks before deadlines, he has been my lawyer for a year and all he did in that time is file

Asked almost 2 years ago - Triangle, VA

My lawyer did nothing in my case for a whole year, he just filed the case, no expert witness, nothing.

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  1. Benjamin Weaver Glass III

    Contributor Level 14

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    Answered . Attorney withdrawal depends on a variety of circumstances, including client cooperation. A judge will decide whether or not it is appropriate to grant a withdrawal but it is impossible for a lawyer here to answer that question in a vacuum.

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  2. Scott Douglas Camassar

    Contributor Level 16

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    Answered . I agree with Mr Glass. You should find a new lawyer asap. Use this site to find a good one or contact your local bar association.

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