I wonder if the attorney by taking a case personal and stop negociation without consulting petitioner had violated any ethics?

Asked over 1 year ago - San Fernando, CA

This is costudy case, the petitioner was not present she was all ways place by a conference call, But during the trial the judge ask the petitioner attorney and my self, to try to meke a any agreement before trial. While i was talking to the petitioner attorney. we started to negociate but only with the petitioner attorney. During this i told the attorney that i dint want my kid to travel back with this cussin of petitioner becase the petioner had told me that in the pass he had molested her little brother. I said if you dont belived me, ask her. The attorney got very upset she start it to be grumpy and loud saying , i cant belived you are saying that and other things then she wal away, said I cant wait to see you at the stand and walk away from negociation. Had she violated the ethics

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  1. Michael Charles Doland

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    Answered . What you describe is not a breach of ethics.

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  2. Michael Raymond Daymude

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    Answered . No. In nearly all cases you, as an opposing party representing yourself, have no basis to complain about the opposing attorney's ethics.

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  3. Alan James Brinkmeier

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    Answered . No

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