Malpractice Risk Management or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Win My Cases
Although the frequency of legal malpractice claims has remained constant, their dollar value has skyrocketed. Claims of $20 million, $50 million, and $100 million have been reported. Legal malpractice insurance rates have increased and underwriting is stricter.
Would you like to understand why most claims happen and the steps you can take to reduce the likelihood that you will become a malpractice defendant?
Join us as we discuss:
- Practice Areas Generating the Most Claims
- Six Most Common Mistakes Attorneys Make in Dealing with Clients
- Easy to Implement Tips for Your Practice
Attendance is complimentary, but you must register. A continental breakfast buffet will be served.
Meet the presenter
Mr. Katz is a leading litigation attorney with more than 10 years practicing in the areas of legal malpractice and professional liability. Mr. Katz and The Patterson Law Firm, LLC regularly represent individuals, private and public corporations and law firms in litigation, trials and alternative dispute resolution involving professional liability and disciplinary issues.
In addition, Mr. Katz represents attorneys before the Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission (ARDC); attorneys with respect to practice expansion and multi-jurisdictional practice issues; and candidates for admission to the Illinois Board of Admissions to the Bar.
8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Breakfast and registration
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. Presentation
9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Questions