Tag Archives: attorney misconduct

Guardian ad litem blows whistle on overbilling by big banks


When Warren M. Yanoff agreed to review the fees a bank charged to administer an Ashburnham, Mass., woman’s $5.5 million estate, he assumed it was a run-of-the-mill guardian ad litem appointment, much like others he has accepted over the years. ...

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Benchmarks: Firm didn’t violate public policy by firing lawyer

A Washington lawyer claims she lost her job because she objected to using perjured testimony to win a client’s lawsuit. This month, a state court ruled that her former law firm could not be liable for wrongful discharge – even ...

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