“The pattern was abuse, deny and cover-up,” said state Attorney General Josh Shapiro on Tuesday, August 14, 2018. Shapirio described a “systematic cover-up” and a “failure of law enforcement.” There is little here that was not revealed in the lawsuits I handled against the Archdiocese of Louisville in 2002-2003. “Despite some institutional reform, individual leaders of […]
William F. McMurry’s thoughts on medical malpractice review panels: As a former President of American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys (APBLA.org), the only organization in the U.S. which is accredited by the American Bar Association to certify “specialists” in Medical Malpractice, I feel that my opinion may offer some value to your readers. Also, I […]
William F McMurry will speak on the topic of “Legal Malpractice: The Case within the Case” at the National Board of Trial Advocacy’s (NBTA) first-ever All Star Conference in New Orleans, LA on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 3:15 pm. Consult the NBTA All Star Conference Schedule for details.
A plaintiff in a legal malpractice case has the burden of proving (1) that there was an employment relationship with the defendant/attorney; (2) that the attorney neglected his duty to exercise the ordinary care of a reasonably competent attorney acting in the same or similar circumstances; and (3) that the attorney’s negligence was the proximate […]