TITLE 9
Courts and Civil Procedure–Procedure Generally

CHAPTER 9-3
Liens Against Causes of Action

SECTION 9-3-3


§ 9-3-3 Enforcement of attorney's lien.

Any lien created by the provisions of §§ 9-3-1 and 9-3-2 may, at the election of the attorney, be established, foreclosed, and enforced by a civil action, which action may be tried and determined according to the usages in chancery and the principles of equity.

History of Section.
(G.L., ch. 301, § 32, as enacted by P.L. 1931, ch. 1761, § 1; G.L. 1938, ch. 450, § 1; G.L. 1956, § 9-3-3; P.L. 1965, ch. 55, § 10.)