Posted on Jul 11, 2019
How Can an Attorney Legally Fire Their Client? | Clients of attorneys have an absolute right to end their working relationship with their attorney(s), whether or not they have cause. From negligence to preference to being unsatisfied with the pace an attorney is working, for example, clients can discharge their representation when they want. Lawyers, however, do not necessarily have this same right. A lawyer’s liability to end an attorney-client relationship is related to the rules of professional conduct.