PRACTICE AREAS - Attorney Malpractice
Attorney Malpractice Actions — Holding Lawyers Accountable
What to do when your lawyer drops the ball
If your attorney worked hard but was still unable to deliver a positive result that is life. However, if your attorney was negligent, unprepared or incompetent that is a very different matter. The Law Firm of Kallis & Associates P.C. believes that the legal profession must abide by a code of ethics and professionalism to the strictest degree. When a law firm fails to do so, let us help.
What are some common attorney malpractice areas?
Law firms owe their clients certain duties in handling their cases. If your attorney did not live up to the standards of the profession or acted inappropriately, you may have a claim for legal malpractice. Examples of matters The Law Firm of Kallis & Associates P.C. can assist you with include:
What are the consequences of a missed court deadline
Missing court deadlines can have extremely negative consequences. Plaintiffs may lose the right to pursue a case if the petition is filed late, while defendants may lose their right to defend themselves if the answer date is missed. As there is no way to turn back the clock, recovering damages from the attorney may be your only means of compensation.
An attorney who stands up to other California, Washington and Alaska attorneys
It takes courage to call out your colleagues and accuse them of wrongdoing. That is the kind of courage you find at The Law Firm of Kallis & Associates P.C.. Discover for yourself the difference a courageous attorney can make for you and your family. Contact us today online or at 408.971.4655 to schedule your free consultation.