Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary
The provision of legal services by an attorney who does not represent the client or take over the entire case, but performs specific services such as appearing at one hearing, preparing a legal brief, or negotiating a settlement after the client has prepared the case as a self-represented party. Most common in divorce cases.
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:26 pm