Docket No. 98461.

176 Mich. App. 650 (1988)

440 N.W.2d 2


Michigan Court of Appeals.

Decided October 31, 1988.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Sinas, Dramis, Brake, Boughton, McIntyre & Reisig, P.C. (by Timothy J. Donovan), for plaintiffs.

Mansour, Rizik & Cronin, P.C. (by Anthony J. Mansour), for defendant.

Before: BEASLEY, P.J., and SAWYER and T.J. FOLEY, JJ.


Defendant appeals from a judgment in favor of plaintiffs in the amount of $204,883.54 in actual damages and $100,000 in exemplary damages for legal malpractice. We affirm.

Plaintiffs became foster parents of two children in May of 1978. The two girls lived with plaintiffs for one year while proceedings were pending to terminate the parental rights of the girls' natural parents. Plaintiffs desired to eventually adopt the two girls, though no petition...

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