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Posted: May 21, 2020

Legal Malpractice Claim Dismissed for Failure to Allege Facts Showing That Defendants’ Alleged Negligence Damaged Plaintiff

On April 29, 2020, the Second Department issued a decision in Kahlon v. DeSantis, 2020 NY Slip Op. 02464, holding that a legal malpractice claim was properly dismissed because of the plaintiff’s failure to allege facts showing that the defendants’ alleged negligence damaged the plaintiff, explaining: To state a cause of action to recover damages... Read more »