Q: Florida: can a lawyer that did a closing for the other party 10 years ago still represent me in a mediation
The closing was on a property unrelated to this case. We are a couple not married owning a house together and I hired a lawyer for a demand letter and mediation since I want to sell and the other party wants an uneven split of proceeds. However this lawyer did a closing for the other party years ago unrelated to this case. Is there a conflict of interest? Or would a conflict of interest only matter if it became a lawsuit?
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