Limiting Law Firms' Professional Liability Risks: Part 2
By Stuart Pattison and John MullerJune 28, 2018, 4:36 PM EDT
Law360 (June 28, 2018, 4:36 PM EDT) -- In part one of this three-part article series, we explored why many law firms do not attempt to limit their liability in engagement letters, and reviewed five reasons why they should. To help give firms a road map for crafting well-structured engagement letters that can provide possible protection against malpractice claims, we also took a closer look at a key component of a well-structured engagement letter: carefully defining the client.
In this installment, we look at two more crucial aspects of the engagement letter: defining the scope of engagement...