California Court of Appeal

Reset A A Font size: Print

MARGOLIN v. SHEMARIA, B128298

Where referring attorneys fail to comply with Rule of Professional Conduct 2-200 by obtaining a client's written consent to a fee splitting agreement, they have no claim for breach of contract because the referral fee agreement is void.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 12/21/2000
  • Published 12/21/2000

Judges

  • CROSKEY, J.

Court

  • California Court of Appeal

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  •  Gelfand and Gelfand, Gary B. Gelfand and Robert E. Fisher, Beverly Hills, for Plaintiffs and Appellants.

  • For Appellees:
  • Law Offices of Joseph Shemaria and Joseph Shemaria, in pro. per., Los Angeles, for Defendants and Appellants.
Copied to clipboard