In legal negligence cases in Baltimore against a lawyer, a plaintiff most demonstrate: (1) the lawyer-client relationship; (2) negligence; and (3) injury or loss. Accordingly, you have a legal error claim against your former counsel if he or she failed to do what a reasonable prudent lawyer would have done for you in the exact same situation and you suffered injury as a result.
We handle legal malpractice cases in the Baltimore area. In fact, one of our attorneys serves as an expert witness in legal malpractice cases (for plaintiffs and defendants) in Baltimore and around the country. We have resolved a seven figure settlement in a Baltimore personal injury case that was predominantly a legal omission case that was the result of another lawyer missing the statute of limitations.
In fact, most of our legal negligence case involve just that: the missing of the statute of limitiations in a personal injury case. In such a situation, you are required to prove not only that the lawyer made a mistake but also the value of the underlying claim.
If a lawyer goofed up your case and you want help setting it straightcall us for a free consultation at 800-553-8082 or click here for a free Internet consultation.