Nevada Legal Malpractice Questions & Answers

Q: Wrongfully death lawsuit .onelawyer and 4 individual.the terms on the contract weren't agreeable to me.so I walk out.

1 Answer | Asked in Legal Malpractice and Wrongful Death for Nevada on
Answered on Feb 16, 2017
Peter Munsing's answer
Get a consult with another lawyer. Either you have your own lawyer then or that lawyer will tell you it wasn't as misleading as you think.

Q: Nevada: Must an attorney notify his client in writing if material issue arises that would significantly affect his case

1 Answer | Asked in Legal Malpractice for Nevada on
Answered on Nov 21, 2013
Jonathan Craig Reed's answer
Picking up the phone and calling the client is a perfectly acceptable way of communicating information to the client. Reasons for written communications include: 1) The lawyer wants to create a record to protect himself or herself in case the client denies the oral communication, 2) The lawyer doesn't think the client readily understands things and wants to give the client something in writing the client can review at leisure, 3) The lawyer feels busy and thinks a written communication is...

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