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Is it professional for ones lawyer to be laughing, chatting

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Is it professional for ones lawyer to be laughing, chatting and talking to ones opponent barrister.I don't what they were discussing.
I did not meet my barrister prior to hearing ..just a few minutes in a busy coffee shop. I received no advise but was left on my own to deal with the opposing barrister....it was like being left like a lamb to the slaughter!
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 11 months ago.

How did you come to be left on your own if you had a barrister?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
What I meant was that I had no advice from my barrister. I had never met her before the hearing just. Few minutes in a crowded coffee sc
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Expert:  Jo C. replied 11 months ago.

OK. Then surely you were represented?