William F. McMurry & AssociatesLegal Malpractice . Automobile Accident Injury . Medical Malpractice
624 West Main Street, Ste 600 Louisville, Kentucky 40202
Your Justice Is Our Priority
Can You Sue a Lawyer?
The laws governing legal malpractice claims against lawyers are complex and constantly evolving. In finding a lawyer to prosecute your legal malpractice claim, you want someone who understands the law and the issues involved in legal malpractice; including the ethical rules governing lawyers’ conduct since such claims often arise from alleged violations of those rules. William McMurry is the only Board Certified Legal Malpractice Specialist in Kentucky, North Carolina and Florida.
Primary Practice Areas
A lawyer commits malpractice when he or she fails to provide quality legal services to a client. We will help you establish if your case meets the requirements for legal malpractice.
Automobile Accident Injury
As with other types of accidents, figuring out who is at fault in a traffic accident is a matter of deciding who was careless, or “negligent” in legalese. We will help you determine if actual rules were violated and merit a case.
If you have suffered an injury or illness due to careless, unprofessional or incompetent treatment at the hands of a medical provider, William F. McMurry can guide you.
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When you need help from an attorney, you need an attorney with the experience and judgment to assess the strengths and weaknesses of your claim and help explain what it will take to win your case Our job is to work diligently to pursue your best interests, If you would like a free consultation, contact us today.
Your attorney should be the conduit between you and the legal system. Not only is your attorney obligated to be truthful, but they must also handle your case with your best interests in mind. Additionally, you attorney is required to represent you in a manner that meets a certain professional standard of care. What that means is that your attorney must be competent and prepared at a minimum. When your attorney acts in a negligent, unethical or fraudulent manner, you may be entitled to damages in a legal malpractice lawsuit. Here are the 5 most common legal malpractice scenarios to illustrate what your attorney can and cannot do when representing you.
What happens if your attorney encourages you to settle even though you may have a good chance winning at trial and securing a large payout? If your attorney knowingly misrepresents the strength of your case or fraudulently induces you to settle, then you could potentially file a legal malpractice claim against them.
Hiring an attorney to represent you in a legal matter means that a trained professional will be steering the ship that is your case. But what happens if the captain of that ship is asleep at the wheel? If your attorney misses a deadline, then you might lose your case. Fortunately, in that situation, you may be entitled to compensation by virtue of a legal malpractice claim. Here’s more on how missed deadlines can result in a legal malpractice claim, and what you can do if your attorney’s incompetence results in financial harm to you
From Our Clients
“There are some of us who put clients’ interests ahead of our own, who want to see right things done in this world.” – William F McMurry
Bill is a fantastic lawyer, willing to work hard for you the client! He listens and then gets to work, he is professional, personable and ethical. You will not be sorry if you choose to work with him or his firm. Highly recommend him!
This firm is fantastic! They are efficient, timely and most importantly they listen and understand what it was I was trying to accomplish. They got right to the point and got the job done. No games to pad their pockets. You will not be sorry if you choose to work with Bill and his associates.
Bill McMurry is an exceptionally good and principled attorney. More than that, he’s compassionate in a way that goes beyond merely good lawyering: He is human in the sense of the old-style hero attorney who does the right thing for the right reasons. Not many like him anymore.