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OSORNIO v. WEINGARTEN, H027258

A beneficiary to a will has a cause of action against an attorney who negligently failed to advise the testator that the intended beneficiary would be presumptively disqualified unless the testator obtained a Certificate of Independent Review from another attorney.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 11/22/2004
  • Published 11/22/2004

Judges

  • WALSH, J.*

Court

  • California Court of Appeal

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  • David A. Fulton, Cartwright, Fulton & Adams, Santa Cruz, for Plaintiff and Appellant.

  • For Appellees:
  • Louis H. Castoria, Debra S. Blum, Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker, San Francisco, for Defendant and Respondent.
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