Two weeks before my response in a civil matter is due I try almost everyday to meet with my attorney to go over a case that's been going on for two years and he will not return my calls or answer my emails. Night before (late) I get a email asking me to review an affidavit from a year ago asking me if it looks ok and he will be using it for whats due. I replied telling him I think it should be updated with some current events that had taken place and gave him the information I would like included. Then...4 hours before the deadline he sends me a copy of what he has draw up and it has many misspelled words and several grammar issues, even my name is misspelled. I replied with the corrections and then he sent me another with only half the errors fixed. So I replied asking him to file a extension! Now he is mad! Am I wrong?
You're not wrong to be disappointed with work product, that's your right as the client. However, it may not be good cause for any extension. If you and your attorney cannot get on the same page, perhaps consider a change of counsel.
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He has no grounds to be upset with you for not wanting to sign an affidavit with errors in it. It is a sworn statement.
It sounds like the attorney is not being professional and that it could negatively affect your case. If you cannot sort out your concerns with him, I would look for another attorney and consider calling the State Bar (they'll advise you as to whether you should file a bar complaint).
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