Judge: Lisa K. Sepe-Wiesenfeld, Case: 19SMCV00005, Date: 2024-06-11 Tentative Ruling



Case Number: 19SMCV00005    Hearing Date: June 11, 2024    Dept: N

Keith J. Turner and Turner Law Firm, APC’s Motion to Be Relieved as Counsel for Defendant Ebrahim Melamed is GRANTED.

Counsel has asserted a valid reason for withdrawal, i.e., the attorney-client relationship has broken down, and the client has breached terms of its agreement with counsel. (Rules Prof. Conduct, rule 1.16(b)(4).) Counsel has provided the required forms under rule 3.1362 of the California Rules of Court and served the opposing parties and client with the same. There being good cause to grant counsel’s request to withdraw, Keith J. Turner and Turner Law Firm, APC’s Motion to Be Relieved as Counsel for Defendant Ebrahim Melamed is GRANTED. This ruling granting counsel’s motion to withdraw shall become effective upon filing of proof service of this ruling upon Defendant Ebrahim Melamed.

Keith Turner  remains counsel of record for Defendant Tina Benmorad.