Professional negligence

Protecting diligent lawyers

Following a rise in the number of ?lender claims against law firms, the ?tide now seems to be turning in favour of solicitors, says Phili

14 Jun 2013

Accident victim’s negligence action against solicitor not time-barred

Claim proceeded at 'extremely leisurely pace' and wrong defendan

11 Jun 2013

Last word | Death by spreadsheet

A complicated right-to-buy case tops off a busy end to the financial year for Catherin

24 Apr 2013

Update | Professional negligence: the affect of the Big Bang

Will solicitors face an increase in professional negligence claims as a result of the Big Bang, asks Kell

10 Apr 2013

Rosling King’s litigation tactics ‘verging on the contumelious’

Judge condemns 'wholly unacceptable' approach to cour

15 Mar 2013

Update | Professional negligence: Negligent litigation conduct

Sarah Clover reports on recent cases concerning allegations of negligent conduct o

04 Jan 2013

Professional negligence update: scope of the duty to clients

Katie Papworth and Sophie Davies discuss recent cases concerning the scope of a professional’s duty to it

02 Jul 2012

Professional negligence update

Katie Papworth and Sophie Davies review the scope of a solicitor’s duty, issues surrounding the termination of a retainer and the practicalities of running a professional negligenc

16 Apr 2012

Sole practitioner wins negligence battle over Hendrix concert

Sole practitioner Clive Sutton has seen off a High Court negligence action by a former client who claimed he was badly advised in a row over a CD of two concert performances given by rock legend Jim

13 Apr 2012