Professional Liability Defense

Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek has a well-earned reputation of effectively defending claims asserted against professional lawsuits involving negligence, fraud, and breaches of fiduciary duty. We have a recognized track record for success. 

Our firm has represented a significant number of Attorneys and law firms in defense of professional liability claims

We have successfully defended many malpractice actions, including matters involving:

  • Alleged conflicts of interest
  • Real estate transactions
  • Securities transactions and investor claims
  • SEC investigations and enforcement proceedings
  • Tax and estate planning
  • Prosecution and defense of claims and litigation
  • Advice and transactions regarding LLCs, corporations, and other business entities
  • Billing and fees

To successfully defend professionals, our attorneys not only stay ahead of shifts in the law, but also are skilled in effectively using the latest in trial presentation technology, and in handling large electronically stored information (ESI) databases.


Former Prosecutor Rebecca Zipp Joins SCMV as Of Counsel

SCMV announces that Rebecca F. Zipp has joined the firm’s Litigation Department as of counsel. A former prosecutor with 15 years of experience, Rebecca focuses her practice on complex…

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Richard Gluck Joins SCMV as Of Counsel

SCMV announces that Richard D. Gluck has joined the firm’s Litigation Department as of counsel. A seasoned trial lawyer with more than 30 years of litigation and trial experience,…

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Andrea Myers Named one of San Diego’s “Leaders in Law” by the San Diego Business Journal

SCMV Shareholder Andrea Myers was named to San Diego Business Journal’s annual “Leaders in Law,” which recognizes attorneys throughout San Diego for their exceptional professional…

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