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Posted: May 3, 2020

Legal Malpractice Claim Dismissed Based on the Attorney-Judgment Rule

On April 23, 2020, the First Department issued a decision in Lloyd’s Syndicate 2987 v. Furman Kornfeld & Brennan, LLP, 2020 NY Slip Op. 02365, holding that the attorney-judgment rule required dismissal of a legal malpractice claim, explaining: In this legal malpractice action, plaintiffs allege that they sustained damages when they relied on defendants’ negligent... Read more »