Q: My lawyer has filed a motion to relieve themselves from my case, because I am no longer abler to pay the bills
I'd like to keep my lawyer on, and work on payment later. Without my lawyer I don't think I stand a chance. What can I do to oppose my lawyer's motion to be relieved?
A: You should contact legal aid or some agency that can represent you for little or no charge or see if an attorney can be assigned to represent you.
A: No one should be forced to work for free, and that goes for any profession, including lawyers. Your attorney deserves to be paid and does not have to agree to any payment plan. If he or she does it is voluntary on them. Find a way to pay them or find a new attorney.
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