When faced with a claim of professional malpractice or negligence, your very reputation is on the line. Whether it's malpractice, shareholder grievances, breach of contract, or other issues affecting your professional reputation, Campbell Campbell Edwards & Conroy applies years of experience in the field of professional liability defense and we work with lawyers, doctors, real estate brokers, accountants, and many other professionals who have been accused of misconduct. The firm also provides a full range of services to the insurance industry.
Oftentimes, clients who suppose they should have received a larger settlement, won at trial despite great odds, or accrued other benefits as a result of their legal actions accuse their attorney of malpractice when the expected result doesn’t occur. Defense of claims of malpractice not only involve the alleged malpractice itself, but also the substantive law governing the subject matter of the underlying transaction or case. Whether the claim relates to a trial that has been lost, or corporate, real estate or probate matters, Campbell Campbell Edwards & Conroy attorneys deconstruct the difficult issues of causation and damages to safeguard your reputation.
As of August 2011, statistics suggest that 70% of all doctors will be sued in their lifetime, with about 22% of those claims resulting in some form of payment of damages. Given this exorbitant rate, it’s good to know that someone has your back. The trial attorneys at Campbell Campbell Edwards & Conroy have extensive experience in this area of practice, and have helped numerous medical professionals avoid adverse rulings.
Directors’ and Officers’ Liability
The past several years have shown that corporate officers and directors are an easy target when it comes to shareholder grievances and other claims. We understand that most officers and directors never expect to be faced with legal challenges, and will work closely with you to carefully guide you through the process. Campbell Campbell Edwards & Conroy has the experience to represent corporate decision makers in complex litigation in all federal and state venues, including regulatory agencies. We work closely with inside counsel to defend the conduct of corporations and their officials, and to pursue damage claims on behalf of injured corporations. We also represent corporate directors and officers in a wide variety of situations related to matters of corporate governance, and have handled numerous cases that involved claims for breach of fiduciary duty against them.
Campbell Campbell Edwards & Conroy provides a full range of services for the insurance industry, including the defense of medical, legal, and other professional malpractice actions ranging from coverage analysis to litigation strategy, case management, and alternative dispute resolution. We have also handled cases involving insurers demanding recovery of fees for defending claims in which the officers and directors were found guilty, despite claiming innocence.