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Substantive Law: The Building Blocks for Legal Malptactice

Have you ever received legal advice that turned out to be harmful to your interests? Perhaps you followed an attorney’s guidance only to lose a case, suffer financial damages, or even face criminal charges. If so, you may have grounds for a legal malpractice claim. […]

Failing to Inform Clients of Settlement Offers

Trust is the foundation of the attorney-client relationship. You hire a lawyer to not only understand the law but also to competently advocate on your behalf. Yet, what happens when that trust is broken by an attorney’s negligence? If you feel your attorney has made […]

Drafting Errors: Getting to Know More About Legal Malpractice

Picture this: You’ve worked hard on a case, only to find a glaring error in a contract or legal document. This mistake could potentially sabotage your client’s position and have them questioning your competency. Even the most meticulous attorneys can make drafting errors, but when […]

4 Common Mistakes That Can Lead to a Legal Malpractice Suit

When you hire an attorney, you trust them to represent your best interests and to provide you with competent legal advice. However, even the best attorneys can make mistakes. If an attorney’s mistake results in you losing your case or suffering financial losses, you may […]

My Attorney Missed Legal Deadlines, What Do I Do Now?

When you hire an attorney, you trust them to represent you in your legal matter to the best of their ability. This includes meeting all deadlines and complying with all court orders. However, what happens if your attorney misses a deadline? In some cases, a […]

What Are the Legal Grounds for a Malpractice Suit?

Just like you can sue your doctor if they fail to do their duties competently, you can also sue your attorney for the same reason in Texas. Clients suing their attorneys have become routine but still complex. If you plan to sue your attorney, it […]

How Do I Prove Legal Malpractice in Texas?

As one of the top and only law firms specializing in legal malpractice in Texas, we receive numerous emails, calls, and website inquiries looking to file lawsuits against their attorneys. The high number of inquiries is no surprise, as suing a lawyer can be challenging. […]

Which Element of Malpractice Is Hardest to Prove?

Proving an element of legal malpractice can be challenging, and one of the most difficult areas to prove is an attorney’s failure to act in a case. This is because it requires substantial evidence to establish that the attorney acted negligently and did not fulfill […]

What Does It Mean to Sue an Attorney?

When you obtain a lawyer, you expect them to pursue the case at hand to the best of their ability, regardless of the specifics of the situation. Oftentimes, you are entrusting them with a case that has the power to change the trajectory of your […]

Common Cases of Legal Malpractice

Legal malpractice in Texas is more common than people realize. At The Kassab Law Firm, we know what can happen if an attorney doesn’t do their job. The key is finding the right legal malpractice attorneys in Texas. With our years of experience, our attorneys […]