Lawyer Professional Liability Archives | Huntersure

What to Consider When Creating Coverage for Solo Practitioners

Posted on: July 19, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

When an attorney starts out with a solo practice there’s plenty to consider such as area of practice and what kind of cases they’ll take on. The most important consideration should be proper coverage to protect against malpractice lawsuits. However, attorney professional liability insurance, while an important component of any new or solo legal professional, […] Read More

Today’s Trends in Professional Liability Claims Against Lawyers

Posted on: July 12, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

In today’s world of instant connectivity and availability to information, the trend of streamlined technology has helped essentially all industries. In the legal field, technology has impacted communication with clients with an easier and more agile experience overall. However, this faster and higher level of communication can come with a bit of blowback as technology […] Read More

What a Malpractice Claim Could Do to an Attorney

Posted on: July 5, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

Obtaining insurance may not be at the top of the list of things to do for new lawyers starting out. With the excitement of a new job or promotion, some things get put on the backburner. However, before professional steps are taken in the legal field, all lawyers, no matter the size of firm or […] Read More

How Firm Size Affects Malpractice Claims

Posted on: April 18, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

When most people hear the word “malpractice,” they assume it only relates to something in the medical field. In fact, legal malpractice is a very real concern for those working as legal professionals. Not only that, this kind of claim has been on the rise for some time and firms large and small are vulnerable. […] Read More

Liability Coverage for Small Versus Large Law Firms

Posted on: March 29, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

Lawyers and other legal professionals know the potential risks their clients may be vulnerable to. But what they should also be on the lookout for are potential risks and threats against themselves as professionals in the legal field. Small, mid-sized, and large firms alike all face exposures to credibility including malpractice lawsuits. Having the right […] Read More

Mitigating Libel & Slander: Cease and Desist Letter

Posted on: December 12, 2017 by Huntersure LLC.

Lawyers handle various types of cases each day, ranging from severe corporate accusations to personal lawsuits. However, rather than filing a lawsuit and start the litigation process, lawyers can minimize the damage done and costs incurred by advising their counsel to send a cease and desist letter instead. Especially when it comes to libel and […] Read More

Lawyers: Identifying and Preventing Conflicts of Interest

Posted on: September 12, 2017 by Huntersure LLC.

Conflicts of interest exist in many different applications in the legal sector. From conflicts with former clients to prospective ones and ethics revolving around each, there’s no shortage of ways that a law firm can put itself in a position to face Lawyer Professional Liability claims. This article series will cover how to identify conflicts […] Read More

Preventing Pay Discrimination: Written Policies

Posted on: July 21, 2017 by Huntersure LLC.

Establishing Pay Equity > Having a Written Policy In this series of posts, we have explored the issue of pay discrimination that so many businesses are facing. In a litigious landscape, businesses of all types have to be extra cautious about implementing proper pay practices, ensuring equality for men and women. We’ve already covered understanding […] Read More

Avoiding Pay Discrimination: Making Objective Decisions

Posted on: July 11, 2017 by Huntersure LLC.

Establishing Pay Equity > Remaining Objective Pay discrimination suits are more common than ever, and employers of all types need to be strategize proactive ways to avoid getting sued. Lawyers especially, who defend and argue these causes, should be equipped with a comprehensive Lawyer Professional Liability Insurance program during this uncertain legal time. In addition, […] Read More

Pay Equity: Preventing Wage Discrimination

Posted on: June 26, 2017 by Huntersure LLC.

Establishing Pay Equity > Avoiding Wage Discrepancies As claims continue to rise for employers, we’re going to take a detailed look at how to prevent wage discrimination, ensure equal pay among men and women in the organization, and mitigate legal liabilities. As your clients assist their customers in navigating this uncertain legal future, ensure they […] Read More