A Legal Malpractice Attorney Who Can Help Put Things Right
It is almost unimaginable. First you are the victim of a personal injury accident, then your lawyer negligently handles the case and once again you are a victim.
Long Beach personal injury lawyers are generally dedicated to protecting their clients’ legal rights, and fighting for maximum compensation. Sometimes, however, lawyers make mistakes. You should not have to pay for those mistakes.
If you think a personal injury lawyer mishandled your case in a way that changed the outcome, you need to speak to a Long Beach legal malpractice attorney.
The Law Office of Michael D. Waks is uniquely qualified to represent victims of legal malpractice. Because Michael Waks also specializes in personal injury accident cases, he can easily see where mistakes were made. In addition, he knows how to overcome the strong defenses the insurance company for your prior lawyer will try to mount.
Michael Waks has been fighting insurance companies on behalf of his clients for over 30 years.
If you or a loved one were injured or killed in Long Beach, Los Angeles, or surrounding Southern California communities, and your personal injury lawyer committed legal malpractice while handling the case, call (562) 206-1939 to learn about your legal rights. Let Michael Waks put his legal skills and experience to work for you.
What Constitutes Legal Malpractice?
Bad lawyering is not necessarily legal malpractice. Legal malpractice exists when a lawyer is negligent in handling a case.
Examples of legal malpractice include:
- Failing to file a lawsuit within the required Statute of Limitations period
- Failing to file documents in a timely fashion
- Failing to hire the necessary experts required to present your case
- Failing to oppose certain motions
- Stealing trust account funds
If you have been the victim of legal malpractice do not delay; the Statute of Limitations for legal malpractice is one (1) year. Call (562) 206-1939 today for a free consultation.
The Law Office of Michael D. Waks has significant experience handling legal malpractice claims in Long Beach and Los Angeles. Michael Waks believes lawyers who negligently represent their clients need to be held accountable for the harm they caused.
Contact a Long Beach Legal Malpractice Attorney Today
Michael Waks’ law practice is based on the principle of providing each client with strong, compassionate representation. He handles each case personally to ensure you receive the benefits of hiring an expert legal malpractice attorney.
Contact the Law Office of Michael D. Waks for a free confidential consultation. Michael is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Calling does not obligate you to hire Michael. If you do hire Michael, you don’t pay any fees unless you win.