Appeals Court Junks Malpractice Suit Over Work-Injury Case

Law360, Dallas (March 25, 2013, 8:19 PM EDT) -- A Texas appeals court on Friday affirmed the dismissal of malpractice claims against Allison & Ward LLP after a client it represented in a personal injury suit against his employer claimed the firm failed to adequately protect his unemployment and disability claims with a state agency.

The Third Court of Appeals, affirming a summary judgment granted to the firm and attorney Aaron Allison, said a retainer agreement showed Bradley Case, a machinist at One Source Manufacturing Technology LLC,  hired the firm to represent him in potential...
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