TANYA R., Plaintiff, vs. P N B INternational, et al. Defendants.

Case No.: BC 662334

Hearing Date: December 11, 2018

Hearing Time: 8:30 a.m.

[TENTATIVE] ORDER RE:

MOTION TO BE RELIEVED AS COUNSEL FOR PLAINTIFF TANYA R.

Richard N. Grey moves to be relieved as counsel of record for Plaintiff Tanya R. (“Plaintiff”) on the basis that fundamental differences and disagreements over legal strategies had escalated such that Mr. Grey could no longer continue to represent her.

The Court notes that trial in this matter is scheduled for December 12, 2018. Mr. Grey informed the Court on September 11, 2018 that he might be filing a motion to be relieved but he did not file his motion until November 20, 2018. Although the Court has discretion to allow an attorney to withdraw “when withdrawal can be accomplished without undue prejudice to the client’s interests,” allowing Mr. Grey to w........