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Legal malpractice cases pose certain challenges and complexities unlike other tort cases. They essentially require the litigator to assemble and prove a case within a case.
Generally, in order to recover on a claim for legal malpractice, you must demonstrate that the attorney agreed to take on the client’s case, neglected the duty owed to the client and that this breach of duty directly and proximately caused an actual loss to the client.
Legal malpractice occurs in situations, such as when an attorney:
You must show that you would have prevailed on the underlying action but for the attorney's negligence. Morris & Widman, P.A. is available to discuss potential legal malpractice claims and looks forward to working with counsel on a referral basis.
The attorneys of Morris & Widman, P.A. possess the experience, skill and resources necessary to handle the most complex civil litigation matters. Geoffrey Morris and Robert Widman are both AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible within the legal community for professional abilities and adherence to ethical standards.
In addition, Geoffrey Morris and Robert Widman are each Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Florida Bar Board of Legal Specialization — a distinction obtained by less than seven percent of lawyers in Florida.
Morris & Widman, P.A. accepts referrals of cases from attorneys throughout the United States on Florida matters. We focus on getting results. Referring attorneys receive a 25 percent referral fee upon the successful conclusion of each case referred to us in accordance with the Rules Regulating The Florida Bar.
At Morris & Widman, P.A., we are fully equipped to handle even the most serious legal malpractice cases. Our firm, located in historic downtown Venice, offers free initial consultations, and further fees are on a contingency basis — meaning you don’t pay anything unless we obtain compensation for you.
Put our experience to work for you. We can help. For more information, or to speak directly with a skilled Florida legal malpractice lawyer today, call 941.451.6069 or contact us online.
Morris & Widman, P.A. is available to handle legal malpractice and personal injury cases throughout Florida, including Tampa, St. Petersburg, Clearwater, Bradenton, Sarasota, Venice, Gainesville, Orlando, Daytona Beach, Jacksonville, Titusville, Melbourne, West Palm Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Miami, Naples, Fort Myers, Tallahassee and Pensacola.