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Money rain. Photo: MVelishchuk/Shutterstock.com. David Efron, who has law offices in Coral Gables and Puerto Rico, had been hit with a $9.7 million arbitration award after failing to show up. Photo: MVelishchuk/Shutterstock.com.

A personal injury and medical malpractice attorney hit with a $9.7 million arbitration award has secured a reversal after Florida’s Third District Court of Appeal found he should have been granted a postponement when his lawyer cited “irreconcilable differences” and withdrew from the case.

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Raychel Lean

Raychel Lean reports on South Florida litigation for the Daily Business Review. Send an email to rlean@alm.com, or follow her on Twitter via @raychellean.

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