18 months ago, I retained an attorney on $3500 deposit. He mentioned our case shouldn't cost much more to have the problem go away. Few months ago, I apparently lost the case because of status of limitation had passed. Our attorney never mentioned it and he sent us a 20K bill.
I would like to request his fees to be waived since this omission has made us lose our case.
What is the best way to go about approaching this situation?
Thank you for your suggestions.
If you lost the case due to SOL issue you can sue for malpractice. I hate to advise this, but at minimum you should get your fees back. Call the firm directly and tell them your concerns. They should offer to reimburse you IF in fact it was due to SOL
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