Legal Malpractice

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Legal Malpractice

Clients can rely on Kerr Russell to provide the legal advice and representation needed throughout a legal malpractice claim.

Our lawyers possess substantial experience representing attorneys with ethics violations, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duties and other claims. We understand the underlying legal problems involved in these cases and the negative impact they may have on the reputation of an individual or law firm.

Our team of experienced attorneys have represented lawyers in both State and Federal courts in diverse matters including litigation, real estate, corporate governance, and trusts and estates. Our experience also includes representation in claims alleging violation of the standard of practice and attorney malpractice actions filed in bankruptcy court. We understand the sensitive nature of these cases and practice the utmost discretion when defending against malpractice claims.

Kerr Russell professionals will walk with you through the process; keep you informed on the progress of your matter; and provide you with knowledgeable, experienced, solid legal advice to guide you toward resolution. Our lawyers have significant trial experience and are recognized for their excellence in advocacy by peers and professional organizations, such as the American College of Trial Lawyers and the American Board of Trial Advocates. Kerr Russell also has extensive experience in legal malpractice appellate matters.

Our full-service legal malpractice capabilities include:

  • Evaluation and assessment during Notice of Intent period
  • Litigation of contested claims
  • Post-trial and appellate practice
  • Licensure investigations