Lawyers Can Sue Clients Pro Se and Recover Fees, N.J. Court Rules

Lawyers can sue deadbeat clients pro se and still recover legal fees under the offer-of-judgment rule, a New Jersey appeals court has held. Solo attorney Philip Vinick Jr.’s clients had tried to rely on a decision last year that denied frivolous-litigation fees to a law firm that sued its ex-client.

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