Generally speaking, fraud claims in a legal malpractice setting are dismissed as duplicitive of the legal malpractice claim.  For years, litigants have used the longer statute of limitations period for fraud as a way around a stale legal malpractice claim along with a discovery onset of the statute.  In addition, fraud allows for greater damage

We believe that a legal malpractice case based upon a medical malpractice underlying case may be amongst the most technically and procedurally challenging litigations that exist.  Proving a medical malpractice claim (as a plaintiff) is very difficult.  It requires a strong understanding of medicine, massive record discovery, use of specialist medical experts, depositions of physicians,