Tew Cardenas, Ex-Atty Turn Back Malpractice Suit

Law360, New York (August 8, 2011, 6:25 PM EDT) -- Tew Cardenas LLP and a former attorney with the firm emerged victorious Monday in a legal malpractice suit in Florida brought by an aviation insurer accusing them of bungling a settlement stemming from an accident that left a teenage boy with brain damage.

The court entered judgment for the firm and its former attorney William G. Burd, who is now with Atkinson & Brownell PA, following a jury verdict Friday that found a preponderance of the evidence did not show Burd and Tew Cardenas were negligent...
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Case Information

Case Title

U.S. Specialty Insurance Company v. Burd et al

Case Number



Florida Middle

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other


Gregory A. Presnell

Date Filed

February 6, 2009

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