Professional Liability

In addition to representation of health care providers in medical malpractice claims, the attorneys of Morgan, Carlo, Downs represent the members of numerous other professions in defense of professional liability claims. They have defended attorneys in claims alleging legal negligence and breach of fiduciary duty with regard to service as an escrow agent.

We have defended engineers in cases involving allegations of breaches of the standard of care in designing and seeking approval for the development of residential subdivisions. We have also defended insurance agents involved in allegations of failure to secure appropriate insurance coverage. Our defense of insurance professionals ranges from cases involving simple property damage resulting from a fire loss to multimillion dollar claims involving catastrophic injury.

Our attorneys have developed excellent relationships with numerous expert witnesses required to defend professional liability cases. We have knowledge of the workings of complicated government entities when dealing with obtaining approval of plans for residential developments. Our team has been successful in keeping professional liability cases from going to trial, obtaining favorable jury verdicts, and obtaining favorable rulings at the appellate level. Our entire team’s knowledge and experience will be utilized to obtain the best outcome for our professional clients.

We are very proud of our extensive experience and record of success in providing excellent representation to our professional clients. We understand the unique disruptions caused by many claims against professionals. Our professional clients can expect perceptive communication, and a focus on limiting the client’s involvement in the litigation process so that the professional can continue to focus on their practice.

Please contact us to discuss your situation.