Recent Illinois Case: Otto v. Rozenstauch

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In the unpublished order, the First District held that it lacked jurisdiction to hear an appeal filed by a plaintiff after she voluntarily dismissed her legal malpractice claim. The court reasoned that a notice of appeal filed within 30 days after a voluntary dismissal is premature because a voluntary dismissal is not final until one year after entered.

Otto v. Rozenstauch, 2015 IL App (1st) 141644-U

(This is for informational purposes and is not legal advice.)

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