Firm Seeks Info On Accord That Sparked $2M Malpractice Suit

Law360, New York (October 10, 2012, 3:35 PM EDT) -- Owen Gleaton Egan Jones & Sweeney LLP on Tuesday asked a federal judge to force First Professionals Insurance Co. to turn over information about how and why it settled a medical malpractice suit that triggered the insurer’s own $2 million legal malpractice suit against the firm.

The firm said it needs to know about FPIC’s decision to settle the underlying case, how it arrived at the $2 million settlement it paid and how the insurer’s negotiations regarding its subsequent acquisition by the company with which it...
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Case Information

Case Title

First Professionals Insurance Company v. Owen, Gleaton, Egan, Jones & Sweeney, LLP et al

Case Number



Georgia Northern

Nature of Suit

P.I.: Other


Richard W. Story

Date Filed

February 8, 2012

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