Just a hypothetical. Lets say you have an auto injury claim from whiplash. The lawyer hopes you need surgery etc. but finds out you dont have a cash cow of a case as there are no major injuries. He does nothing on the case, ignores your phone calls, his staff is variably lying to you by claiming they are working on the case you check up and they have not sent paperwork,requests,demands or made the phone calls they claimed. You repeatedly ask for copies of the demand letter and correspondence they have with the Insurance Co. They wont send it .You ask to see the case file they wont show it. Finally after months pass and you pester them enough they send a demand. continued below ...They do not fight for your case and will accept whatever the first low ball offer the Insurance Co. replies with because they dont care to spend any time on your case. You refuse the offer they say is the "final offer from Ins. Co." They will not respond to any of your attempts to contact them. Keep in mind they still will not reveal your case file or prove their correspondence ever took place.The insurance co. will not tell you anything because "you have a lawyer" Meanwhile your life is crumbling.This "Lawfirm" has injured you by these actions. I contend there would be a legit cause of action for the way they handled this matter. What say you Masters of Legal Land? Cheers for the consideration
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