Can a lawyer just drop your case while in the middle of a divorce?

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My daughter's lawyer tells her he is dropping her case. While in the middle of a divorce (11 months now), he says he is closing his office and joining a firm of lawyers. My daughter has paid her down money and payments every month. There was a temporary child custody awarded and temp alimony and child support awarded to her. The father picks up the 1 child for weekend visitation.

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