TMZ.Com reports that Larry Birkhead filed a lawsuit Friday against his former attorney, Debra Opri, who represented him in the child custody case over his daughter with Anna Nicole Smith.

Birkhead claims that Opri promised to represent him for free for the publicity. Then she pocketed money he was supposed to get from his appearances of television. Finally he fired her when she wouldn’t turn over the money and then she sent him a bill for legal services saying he owed her more than $62o,ooo.

The lawsuit claims fraud, conversion and malpractice.