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Posted: April 6, 2015

Failure to Plead Proximate Causation Fatal to Legal Malpractice Claim

On March 31, 2015, the First Department issued a decision in Candela Entertainment, Inc. v. Davis & Gilbert, LLP, 2015 NY Slip Op. 02712, dismissing a legal malpractice claim. In Candela Entertainment, the trial court “granted defendant law firm’s motion to dismiss the first cause of action, alleging legal malpractice, as asserted by the individual... Read more »