198 F.3d 252 (8th Cir. 1999), 98-2732, Viehweg v. Mello
|Citation:||198 F.3d 252|
|Party Name:||William H. VIEHWEG, Appellant, v. Susan H. MELLO, Appellee, Grace E. FUENTES; Lloyd J. Vasquez, Jr., Movants.|
|Case Date:||October 18, 1999|
|Court:||United States Courts of Appeals, Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit|
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Submitted Oct. 7, 1999.
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri.
Before BEAM, LOKEN, and MORRIS SHEPPARD ARNOLD, Circuit Judges.
William H. Viehweg appeals the district court's 1 adverse grant of summary judgment in his diversity legal malpractice action against attorney Susan Mello. Mr. Viehweg alleged Ms. Mello breached her fiduciary duty and acted negligently when she withdrew from representing him in an action against his former employer. Upon de novo review, see Kunferman v. Ford Motor Co., 112 F.3d 962, 965 (8th Cir.1997), we conclude summary judgment was proper. We believe an extended opinion is unnecessary, and we affirm the judgment of the district court. See 8th Cir. R. 47B.
We deny all pending motions on appeal.
A true copy.
 The Honorable Thomas C. Mummert, III, United States Magistrate Judge for the Eastern...
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