Allen v Thompson  2022 NY Slip Op 31571(U) May 11, 2022 Supreme Court, New York County Docket Number: Index No. 160342/2020   Judge: Sabrina Kraus.  This legal malpractice case is based upon the allegation that Defendant Attorney “unilaterally and without Plaintiff’s consent, changed one word to the Agreement.”

“Plaintiff alleges the following facts in her complaint.

Not for the first time, courts hold that suing an attorney appointed by the court is impermissible.  In J.D. v Galchus  2022 NY Slip Op 22139 Decided on March 31, 2022 Supreme Court, Queens County Velasquez, J. held just that.

“This is a legal malpractice action against the defendant, the court appointed attorney for the