substitution of attorney

substitution of attorney
A document in which the party to a lawsuit states that his/her attorney of record is being substituted for by another attorney or by the party acting for himself/herself (in propria persona).

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  • substitution of attorney — A document in which a party to a lawsuit states that his or her attorney is being replaced by another attorney or by the party acting in propria persona. (See also: substitution) Category: Small Claims Court & Lawsuits Nolo’s Plain English Law… …   Law dictionary

  • Substitution of attorney — A substitution of attorney is a legal document that may be created during a lawsuit if a party wishes to replace its attorney with another one. Both attorneys must sign the document (which is otherwise void) …   Wikipedia

  • substitution of attorney — The change made by a party in his attorney of record in a pending case, such substitution of one attorney for another being a matter of right, except where the original attorney has an interest in the subject matter of the suit, and accomplished… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • substitution — sub·sti·tu·tion /ˌsəb stə tü shən, tyü / n: the substituting of one person or thing for another: as a in the civil law of Louisiana: a disposition not in trust by which a donee, heir, or legatee is charged to hold property transferred and return… …   Law dictionary

  • Substitution — Sub sti*tu tion, n. [L. substitutio: cf. F. substitution.] 1. The act of substituting or putting one person or thing in the place of another; as, the substitution of an agent, attorney, or representative to act for one in his absense; the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • power of attorney — Synonyms and related words: agency, agentship, assignment, authority, authorization, brevet, care, change, charge, commission, commissioning, commitment, commutation, consignment, cure, delegated authority, delegation, deputation, deputyship,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Barack Obama presidential eligibility litigation — Main article: Barack Obama citizenship conspiracy theories#Legislation and litigation The Barack Obama presidential eligibility litigation is a group of lawsuits filed in various United States Courts by numerous individuals who believe in the… …   Wikipedia

  • List of law topics (S-Z) — NOTOC Law [From Old English lagu something laid down or fixed ; legal comes from Latin legalis , from lex law , statute ( [ searchmode=none Law] , Online Etymology Dictionary; [http://www.m… …   Wikipedia

  • substitute in — v.    to take over a case from another lawyer, which must be confirmed by a written statement filed with the court.    See also: substitution of attorney Law dictionary. EdwART. 2013 …   Law dictionary

  • Judicial disqualification — Judicial disqualification, also referred to as recusal, refers to the act of abstaining from participation in an official action such as a legal proceeding due to a conflict of interest of the presiding court official or administrative officer.… …   Wikipedia

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