NOTICE OF APPOINTMENT OF ATTORNEY SURROGATE

FOR SCOTT J. LENNOX

STATE OF INDIANA

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COUNTY OF KOSCIUSKO

IN THE MATTER OF SCOTT J. LENNOX,

Attorney No. 19453-53

KOSCIUSKO COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION, Petitioner

KOSCIUSKO SUPERIOR COURT NO. 3

CAUSE NUMBER 43D01-1907-MI-000157

    Notice is hereby given on the 12th day of July, 2019,  the Kosciusko County Bar Association filed a petition in the Kosciusko County Superior Court, for the appointment of an Attorney Surrogate on behalf of Scott J. Lennox and that on the 22nd day of July, 2019, the Kosciusko County Superior Court appointed Laura Kaufman as Attorney Surrogate for Scott J. Lennox.

    This publication is to notify all of Scott J. Lennox's clients, former clients, and any interested persons that their legal file is now in the possession of Laura Kaufman,whose law office is located at 703 North Huntington Street Syracuse, Indiana  46567, Phone Number: 574-457-5100, email address of office at lek@birchkaufman.com.

    As Attorney Surrogate on behalf of Scott. J. Lennox it is my duty to proceed as follows:

    (a) Take possession of and examine the files and records of the practice, and obtain information as to any pending matters which may require attention;

    (b) Notify persons and entities who appear to be clients of Scott. J. Lennox that they need to obtain replacement counsel;

(c) Apply for extensions of time pending the employment of replacement counsel by the client;

    (d) File notices, motions and pleadings on behalf of the client where jurisdictional time limits are involved and other legal counsel has not been obtained;

    (e) Give notice to appropriate persons and entities who may be affected, other than clients, the attorney surrogate has been appointed;

    (f) Arrange for the surrender or delivery of clients' papers or property;

    (g) Deliver the file to the client, make referrals to replacement counsel with the agreement of the client; or accept representation of the client with the agreement of the client; and

(h) Perform such other acts as the court may direct.

    Upon the Court's granting of the Petition for the Appointment of the Surrogate Attorney, any applicable statute of limitations deadline, time limit or return date for filing as it relates to any of Scott J. Lennox's clients will be extended automatically for 120 days from the filing of the petition.

    IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO OBTAIN REPLACEMENT COUNSEL TO TIMELY PROCEED WITH YOUR CASE. YOU NEED TO OBTAIN REPLACEMENT COUNSEL IMMEDIATELY, AS VARIOUS STATUTES OF LIMITATION COULD RESULT IN THE DISMISSAL OF YOUR CAUSE OF ACTION OR THE DENIAL OF YOUR CLAM. FAILURE TO OBTAIN REPLACEMENT COUNSEL ON OR BEFORE NOVEMBER 11, 2019 MAY RESULT IN LEGAL HARM TO YOUR CASE, THROUGH BENG DEFAULTED OR THROUGH OTHER ADVERSE LEGAL ACTION BENG TAKEN AGANST YOU.

    When you select your new attorney, please provide Laura Kaufman with written authority to transfer your file to the new attorney, In the alternative, you may also contact the law office of Laura Kaufman at Birch Kaufman LLC, 703 North Huntington Street Syracuse, Indiana 46567, to make arrangements to pick up a copy of your file. Please contact the office to make arrangements to retrieve your file prior to picking it up. You should call 574-457-5100 to make arrangements to pick up your file or if you have any questions with regard to this notif    Dated:  July 29, 2019

Laura Kaufman

Surrogate Attorney for

Scott J. Lennox

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