I'm in a domestic battle with my ex boyfriend. His lawyer has been trying to schedule a conference with me and I don't feel as though my lawyer is being very honest about their contact with his attorney. I approved of it and have never heard anything back from it.
No, you cannot communication with an adverse attorney without the permission of your own attorney. Or rather, more properly, the adverse attorney cannot communicate with you.
If you don't trust your attorney, get a different one. You are always able to fire an attorney.
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Can you contact them, sure, but the only thing they will tell you is that they can't speak to you because you have an attorney.
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Your boyfriend's attorney will not be allowed to speak with you. You need to have a formal conversation with your attorney about your wishes. If you do not feel like your attorney is following your direction I suggest you hire another attorney. If your attorney is appointed to you, you can ask the judge for a new attorney but that may be an uphill battle. Many attorneys offer a free consultation, set one up.
As the others have stated, if both parties have an attorney, the attorneys communicate. No attorney should be contacting you directly. More information would be necessary, but this may fall under the family law category unless criminal charges have been file and you are a victim or defendant.
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