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When lawyers screw up : improving access to justice for legal malpractice victims

Kritzer, Herbert M., 1947- author

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  • Creator Herbert M. Kritzer and Neil Vidmar
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Lawrence [Kansas] : University Press of Kansas, [2018]
  • Physical Details
    • xv, 231 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 0700625852, 9780700625857, 0700625860, 9780700625864
  • OCLC on1012615944

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Illustrative cases of lawyers' professional liability -- Preliminary issues : insurance, bases of claims, important legal issues, and differences between medical professional liability and lawyers' professional liability -- Claims : rates, sources, and issues -- Resolving claims : lawsuits, claimant success, and payments -- Legal malpractice trials -- Processing lawyers' professional liability claims -- Improving access to justice for those harmed by the actions of their lawyers