Legal Practice Management Software

Avoid Malpractice at Your Law Firm

Guide Avoid Malpractice at Your Law Firm A Clio Publication

How to Minimize Risk and Prevent Client Claims

The word “malpractice” strikes fear in the hearts of attorneys everywhere, and for good reason.

The financial costs of a malpractice claim can be enormous—and may be accompanied by an ethics claim, which requires more resources to fight and could result in a sanction of suspension or even disbarment.

All lawyers should know what steps to take to avoid the risk of malpractice, and how to mitigate the consequences of a claim regardless of the outcome.

Read Avoid Malpractice at Your Law Firm: How to Minimize Risk and Prevent Client Claims, authored by Megan Zavieh, California State Bar Defense Attorney, to learn more about minimizing risk and preventing client claims:

  • How lawyers make mistakes
  • What causes mistakes
  • Protective procedural strategies
  • How to prepare for the unthinkable