Practice/Industry Group Overview
Nexsen Pruet's Professional Liability Practice Group has an extensive background in defending professional service providers against claims ranging from administrative proceedings relating to ethical violations to litigation over claims of professional negligence.
We are strong client advocates, committed to preserving our clients' professional reputations and protecting their confidences. Our attorneys combine legal expertise with a practical understanding of the issues and policies in virtually every recognized profession. The result is representation that is responsive, effective, and informed.
Nexsen Pruet's trial lawyers are experienced and respected. Our practice includes attorneys listed in Best Lawyers in America and a Fellow in the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers. And because we are a full-service firm, clients have seamless access to attorneys in other practice areas who can provide skills that are both diverse and relevant.
Just as important, we understand that professionals often need early, reasonable resolution of claims against them. So while we can and do defend cases through trial when necessary '" and have done so successfully for decades '" we also have the ability to pursue and negotiate innovative alternatives to costly, lengthy litigation, including arbitration and mediation.
We have defended large and small clients against charges of malpractice, fraud, negligence, breach of fiduciary duty, and other civil claims. Additionally, we have provided representation before administrative, state, and federal bodies.
Our capabilities include matters related to:
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