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Attorney's Lawsuit Claims 'Partner' Backed Out of Deal to Form New Firm

The state Appellate Court will review an award of damages in a breach of contract case involving two lawyers who agreed to start a law firm. One of the attorneys backed out of the agreement before the firm ever opened its doors, leading to litigation and a trial court damages award.

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Originally appeared in print as Attorney Sued Partner Who Backed Out of New Firm

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