Download this free Referral Acknowledgement and Release form which is given by a client who has been referred to a lawyer in a specific matter.
The form releases the referring party with respect to any claims arising from the matter being referred, and acknowledges that the client is relying solely on the advice of the lawyer he or she has been referred to.
Download the free form, or copy and paste the following into a new Word or text document.
ACKNOWLEDGEMENT AND RELEASE
FROM: [name of client]
TO: [name of law firm]
AND TO: [name of person who referred the client]
RE: [brief description of the matter]
This is to acknowledge that, notwithstanding that [referring party] referred me to you, I am relying entirely upon the expertise of [law firm] and not in any manner whatsoever on the expertise of [referring party].
Further, I hereby release any and all claims whatsoever which I may have, or which may arise, as and against [referring party] respecting only the aforesaid referral.
DATED at ____________________ this _____ day of ______________, _______.
Last Updated: 14-April-2016