Lloyd's Must Cover Malpractice Suit Over $7M Loss, Firm Says

Law360, New York (April 4, 2013, 7:27 PM EDT) -- A Los Angeles law firm urged a California federal court Thursday to rule that Lloyd's of London underwriters should defend it against malpractice claims tied to a $7 million award against an alleged ex-client in a property dispute.

Blum Collins LLP and attorney Craig Collins filed a motion for summary judgment on their claim that Lloyd's breached the duty to defend when it refused to cover a suit brought by Collins' former client, Cynthia Beck.

The law firm — which claims that Collins alone represented the...
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Case Information

Case Title

Blum Collins LLP et al v. NCG Professional Risks Ltd et al

Case Number



California Central

Nature of Suit



Fernando M. Olguin

Date Filed

October 18, 2012

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