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Can I get compensated from my attorney due to negligence?

1 Answers. Asked on Dec 11th, 2016 on Legal Malpractice - Florida
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She said my warranty deed was invalid.It cost me $460,000 in the divorce settlement
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Answered on Dec 13th, 2016 at 3:11 PM

Possibly - depends on the issues and what can be done to fix them before you just pursue a legal malpractice claim. 

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The vast majority of attorneys act ethically and diligently representing the interests of their clients. But what happens when you hire a lawyer who has a conflict of interest, makes errors in your representation, is negligent or breaches his or her fiduciary duty? In those instances, you may have grounds for a legal malpractice complaint or lawsuit. Law firms that represent the victims of legal malpractice can help you file a complaint with your state's lawyer registration and disciplinary commission, while also filing a civil lawsuit against your former attorney.
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