Pa. Court Upholds Pietragallo Win In Malpractice Suit

Law360, Philadelphia (December 6, 2013, 3:38 PM EST) -- The Pennsylvania Superior Court agreed Thursday that the failure of a former client of Pietragallo Gordon Alfano Bosick & Raspanti LLP to read communications from his attorney before signing a faulty contract nullified his malpractice claims that resulted in a $525,000 jury verdict against the firm.

A three-judge panel upheld a decision out of the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas vacating a verdict in favor of plaintiff Robert Lewis, who alleged that Pietragallo attorney Jaci Kelleher had botched a cohabitation agreement with his then-girlfriend, on...
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