Getting Paid and Staying Covered--The Importance of Reviewing Your Professional Liability Policy Before Filing a Suit for Fees

"It happens to every lawyer in private practice: The attorney is retained by a client and puts time and effort into handling a matter, only to have the client fail to pay the attorney’s fees. In tough economic times,

this scenario seems to occur more frequently." TAGLaw members, Diana C. Manning and Gregory J. Cannon of Bressler, Amery & Ross, P.C. (New Jersey, USA) discuss this issue in an article which was recently published in New Jersey Lawyer Magazine. Click here to download a copy of this article.

 

This article was originally published in the February 2012 issue of New Jersey Lawyer Magazine, a publication of the New Jersey State Bar Association, and is reprinted here with permission.