Meza v. H. Muehlstein & Co., No. B201427
In a personal injury action, grant of defendants' disqualification motion is affirmed where plaintiff's counsel hired a former defense attorney who had received work product related to the action, and defendants' attorneys did not waive the attorney work product privilege by communicating with each other regarding their respective clients' common interests.
Filed July 18, 2009
Opinion by Judge Kitching
Christopher J. Hammond, Tropio & Morlan, Woodland Hills, CA