Can you just sweet talk to him or may be give him a massage while asking him to buy s bigger boat using "his" money and you keep you money in the bank. This will make thing simple and the lawyer can't make any money from the deal.
If it does not work, we have Plans B and C or B plus C which is Plan D.
I read, think, and act independently; I don't come here to win a popular contest, nor I am here for free sex. I come here to learn, be challenged and be inspired in the art of safe off-shore passage. I am NOT afraid of dying in the sea, but I am afraid of dying in a nursing home and burdening those who I love.
I am old school; doing the right even when no one is watching is important to me.