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Colorado Legal Malpractice Attorney

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Areas of Practice

Legal Malpractice

Attorneys have significant ethical and legal obligations to their clients. The Attorney-Client relationship usually establishes a “fiduciary duty.” This is one of the highest duties the law imposes. It requires the attorney to exercise the “utmost care,” and treat the interests of the client as paramount.

The client is entitled to place complete trust and confidence in the attorney, and rely on his or her advice.

Legal malpractice can be described as an attorney’s failure to render professional services with the skill, prudence, and diligence that an ordinary and reasonable attorney would use under similar circumstances.

No legal professional is an insurer of a positive outcome for the client. What creates liability is the attorney’s failure to act in the manner the ordinary or reasonable attorney would act in handling that matter for his client and that failure causes damage to the client. (…continued)