In Nowlin v Schiano  2019 NY Slip Op 02216  Decided on March 22, 2019  Appellate Division, Fourth Department affirmed the decision of Supreme Court, Monroe County.  With a recitation of Supreme Court’s standard, it concludes that there is no substance to the pro-se claim.  Further explantion, there is none.

“Memorandum: In this legal malpractice action,

Everyone knows, whether from Law and Order or from popular culture in general that words spoken to an attorney by a client are forever privileged, sacrosanct and private.  As is true with many well-known facts, the true contours of the actual fact may not closely conform to the cliché.  Often, widely held beliefs are simply

DeMartino v Harris  2018 NY Slip Op 08278  Decided on December 5, 2018 Appellate Division, Second Department stands for the proposition that if a case is flawed in its service, it remains flawed throughout.  Here, service was demonstrably no good.  Nothing further good could save the case.

“The plaintiffs commenced this action against the defendant,