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Legal malpractice can cost you more than a case

There's nothing quite like finding out you can't take a case to trial because your attorney messed up. Unfortunately, that happens more than you may think. New, inexperienced attorneys may make errors that impact your case, or you may find an older attorney doesn't take your case as seriously as he or she should. Any attorney could make serious errors that result in your being unable to obtain the compensation you were expecting from your case.

Under what circumstances is attorney-client privilege destroyed?

Attorney-client privilege refers to the confidential communication between a lawyer and his or her client. When attorney-client privilege exists, the information related to such communications may not be used against the client in court. Information and communications deemed to be "privileged" in this fashion include discussions pertaining to the law and legal advice that is either oral or written.

3 red flags that you have a bad lawyer

When you hire a Denver area attorney to take care of a legal matter for you, you have certain expectations. For instance, you probably expect your lawyer to return your calls, file court documents on time and handle other aspects of your case. While most attorneys hold themselves to high standards, there are some who willfully defraud their clients, do not uphold their obligations and commit other forms of legal malpractice.

5 ways head trauma affects your life

A brain injury is one of the most complicated injuries someone can suffer from. That type of injury can change a person's personality or cause depression. Brain injuries have the potential to alter almost every part of a person's life.

Legal malpractice leads to losses in court and financially

Legal malpractice can put a person in a horrible situation. Someone who was already dealing with a difficult situation now has a second problem to deal with. He or she may have lost out on financial benefits or gains from a case simply because of his or her attorney's negligence and errors.

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