NJ Appeals Court Revives Malpractice Suit Against Judge

Law360, New York (November 5, 2013, 6:48 PM EST) -- A New Jersey appeals court on Monday revived a legal malpractice suit against a Morris County Superior Court judge accused of botching ownership documents for a real estate investor in a matter the judge handled as a practicing attorney before taking the bench.

A two-judge panel of the New Jersey Superior Court's Appellate Division reversed and remanded a lower court's dismissal of plaintiff Mark P. Jiorle's legal malpractice suit against Judge Philip Maenza and his former solo practice Philip J. Maenza PC over the botched ownership...
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