Can defendant sue attorney

Ask a Lawyerwhat's this?

Question

Country: United States of America
State: North Carolina

should a defendant be allowed to sue a defense attorney they feel provided a mediocre legal defense because the defendant had admitted guilt to them? Should such an attorney be liable to professional sanctions.

Answer

You may file a bar complaint and see what the bar says as a first step...
These questions and answers are provided by WORLDLawDirect.com. ©2000 - 2007 by WORLDLawDirect.com, Inc.