Here is a Kentucky case in which guardian of infants or "next friend" of infant hires attorney for an automobile accident case. Infant later sues attorneys for legal malpractice. Question: when hired by guardian or "next friend" can infant later sue, or must that guardian sue? Answer in Kentucky is that infant does have standing to sue.
STEWART V. BRANHAM
PUBLISHED: REVERSING AND REMANDING; TAYLOR
DATE RENDERED: 3/9/2007