Lee v. Ho et al

Filing 56

ORDER Approving 54 Substitution of Counsel. Signed by Hon. Beth Labson Freeman on 10/14/2014. (blflc2, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/14/2014)

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1 2 3 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 4 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 5 SAN JOSE DIVISION 6 7 JENNIFER LEE, Case No. 14-cv-01127-BLF Plaintiff, 8 v. ORDER APPROVING SUBSTITUTION OF COUNSEL 9 10 SHELBY HO, et al., [Re: ECF 54] Defendants. United States District Court Northern District of California 11 12 13 Civil Local Rule 5-1(c)(2)(E) provides that “[t]he replacement of one firm by another as 14 counsel for a party is governed by Civil L.R. 11-5 and requires an order of the Court.” The Court 15 accordingly construes defendants Benny Ko and Vanessa Lavendera’s October 9, 2014 “Notice of 16 Substitution of Counsel” as a request from former counsel to withdraw from the representation. 17 ECF 54. The Court is satisfied that all parties have been afforded reasonable notice of the change 18 in counsel and therefore GRANTS the request. Attorney Charles Kreindler and the Sheppard, 19 Mullin, Richter & Hampton, LLP law firm are hereby replaced by Matthew Donald Umhofer of 20 Spertus, Landes and Umhofer, LLP as counsel for defendants Benny Ko and Vanessa Lavendera. 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 IT IS SO ORDERED. Dated: October 14, 2014 ______________________________________ BETH LABSON FREEMAN United States District Judge

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