Q: If a lawyer is fired by you and he puts lean on the case. Is the lean still good.
He was fired but the case still continued 9 months later is the lean still good.
A: Yes. A valid attorney's lien survives indefinitely. In fact, the lien stays on a case until the lien is satisfied or removed by a judge. If you wish to learn further information about attorney liens in Georgia, please check out the applicable statute - O.C.G.A. 15-19-14.
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