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Legal Malpractice: Sevey v. Friedlander

Appellate Division, Third Department Legal Malpractice Divorce Settlement —Unfavorable Terms Sevey v. Friedlander 509959 Appealed from Supreme Court, Tompkins County Background: In 2002, the plaintiff retained the defendant Betty D. Friedlander of the defendant Friedlander and Friedlander PC to represent him in his divorce action. Prior to trial, the divorcing parties negotiated a settlement. A stipulation was placed on the record ...