Can I Communicate Directly With Plaintiff's Attorney?
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If you are not represented by counsel, then it is permissible to contact the plaintiff's lawyer. If you have counsel, then have your attorney contact the plaintiff's lawyer.
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Sure. If you were not represented by a lawyer the other lawyer will be pleased to pick up the phone v
But why should you be helped. If the other side is wrong what do you intend to do?
The general rule on this question is that a pro se party can contact the opposing side directly, but if one is represented by counsel, direct communications between parties should not occur unless both sides consent, with the lawyers' knowledge and approval. Please consult Arizona's Rules of Professional Conduct (or whatever the equivalent of that is, if called by another name) for precise confirmation based on your specific jurisdiction.
If you are representing yourself you can, if you have an attorney you cannot.
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