No. 96-2835.

706 So.2d 43 (1998)

Edna Faye COX, Appellant, v. Pamela Mark BURKE and Thomas E. Gordon, Jr., Appellees.

District Court of Appeal of Florida, Fifth District.

Rehearing Denied March 5, 1998.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Joel S. Perwin, of Podhurst, Orseck, Josefsberg, Eaton, Meadow, Olin & Perwin, P.A., and Wagner, Vaughan, & McLaughlin, P.A., Tampa, for Appellant.

Donald L. O'Dell and Nicholas A. Shannin, of McDonough, O'Dell, Beers, Wieland, Williams & Krakar, Orlando, for Appellee, Pamela Mark Burke.

George E. Carr, of O'Neill, Chapin, Marks, Liebman, Cooper & Carr, Orlando, and Kelvin L. Averbuch, Lake Mary, for Appellee, Thomas E. Gordon, Jr.

GRIFFIN, Chief Judge.

Edna Faye Cox ("Cox"), plaintiff below, appeals a final order dismissing her legal malpractice action against defendants Pamela Mark Burke ("Burke") and Thomas E. Gordon ("Gordon") based on her fraud in the conduct of the litigation.

Attorneys Gordon and Burke had agreed to represent Cox on a contingent fee basis in an underlying medical malpractice claim resulting from a slip and fall while in the care of the Orlando Regional Medical...


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