Due to state foreclosure laws, Wells Fargo was required to list itself as BOTH the plaintiff and defendant in court forms. In other words, Wells Fargo sued itself.
Yes, attorneys for Wells Fargo the plaintiff were issued responses by attorneys for Wells Fargo defendant.
Wells Fargo hired Florida Default Law Group., P.L., of Tampa, Fla., to file the lawsuit against itself.
And then Wells Fargo hired another Tampa law firm -- Kass, Shuler, Solomon, Spector, Foyle & Singer P.A. -- to defend itself against its own lawsuit, according to court documents.