King, NC asked in Workers' Compensation and Legal Malpractice for North Carolina

Q: I think I was misrepresented by a attorney on a workers comp case and I would like to know what to do?

I have my complete file and have spoken to several attny that has told me He screwed me but they dont handle attny.malpractice

1 Lawyer Answer
N'kia (NLN)
N'kia (NLN)
  • Cary, NC
  • Licensed in North Carolina

A: Anyone considering a malpractice claim should consider speaking with a malpractice attorney. Legal malpractice is mostly about whether an attorney met their legal duties. Generally speaking, every North Carolina attorney has the same basic legal duties, regardless of the subject matter of the case that gives rise to a malpractice claim. In other words, a malpractice claim against a workers' comp attorney is a malpractice claim (not a workers' comp claim), so it calls for a malpractice attorney (not a workers' comp attorney).

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