Had two meetings with lawyer three years ago regarding an issue. The lawyer would represent me until potential court. Court never happened. The statute for limitations was three years for the incident. Am I able to get a refund? He definitely didn't do $5000 worth of work but I now realize I may be entitled to a refund. Thanks!
You should be entitled to a refund of unearned fees. Keep in mind that the attorney may have done more work than just the two meetings with you.
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It depends on the nature of the agreement, too.
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