Professional Liability Defense
Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek is well known for having valued experience in professional liability defense. SCMV not only has considerable experience in this specialized and evolving area of practice, but also a recognized track record for success. We have represented countless attorneys and law firms in defense of professional liability claims, many Superior Court Judges in disciplinary proceedings before the California Commission on Judicial Performance and many financial advisors in securities industry arbitrations and SEC investigations.
Successfully representing professionals requires staying ahead of shifts in business and legal practice. SCMV is adept at the use of the latest technology in trial presentation technology, as well as the handling of massive Electronically Stored Information databases. Our lawyers have spoken at many local and national symposiums dedicated to legal malpractice litigation.
We have successfully defended many malpractice actions, including matters involving:
- real estate
- tax and estate planning
- prosecution and defense of other lawsuits
- corporate activities
- billing and fees