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Lawyers Professional Liability Exposures Section Updated in Professional Liability Insurance

This Professional Liability Insurance release provides a major update of the Lawyers Professional Liability exposures section including the following topics.

  • Lawyer qualifications and regulations
  • Services offered by lawyers
  • Lawyers malpractice claim data
  • Types of claims against lawyers (both litigation and nonlitigation related)
  • Loss control techniques
  • Underwriting lawyers professional liability insurance

Especially noteworthy within these sections is a revision of the material analyzing lawyers malpractice claim data. In 2016, the American Bar Association published its most recent study of professional liability claims brought against lawyers. It is the most comprehensive publicly available analysis of lawyers professional liability statistics and is a unique resource for lawyers, law firms, and insurers. The results of this study were summarized and analyzed in an article by Evan Shapiro, Philip R. Weissman, W. Joel Vander Vliet, and Andrew Gerow of the Skarzynski Black LLC law firm.

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