Recovering Damages in Legal Malpractice Cases

An update on what type of award, and how much, a client can expect

, New Jersey Law Journal


What types of damages can a client legitimately expect to be awarded as a result of his or her lawyer's substandard handling of a matter? Pennsylvania has seen an important appellate decision relating to how much a legal malpractice plaintiff can recover. New Jersey has fine-tuned its own approach on available damages as well. Here is the update.

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