Without even trying, most lawyers could come up with dozens of ways in which big law firms are different from their small and solo firm counterparts. But despite all these differences, the most common malpractice errors at large, small and solo firms are virtually identical.

This article illustrate the eight most common types of errors for all malpractice claims handled by LAWPRO between 2000 and 2005. While the stats are a few years old, the comparisons made between firms of different sizes remain just as valid when we look at the numbers today.


To read the article click here or on the image above. The article orginally appeared in the the Summer 2006 “Work and Wellness” issue of LAWPRO Magazine. All past issues of LAWPRO Magazine can be found at

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