Professional Liability

Professional Liability

Gallagher & Kennedy’s professional liability attorneys have substantial experience defending lawsuits and administrative proceedings against professionals across many industries, working with lawyers, medical professionals, accountants, auditors, real estate agents, stockbrokers and other licensed professionals.

Seeking to protect and defend the rights of professionals, our attorneys counsel and represent clients with respect to claims, potential claims, peer review processes and administrative actions to achieve the best possible results.  Reaching successful outcomes for our clients in lieu of formal proceedings is always a priority.  However, when a formal proceeding cannot be avoided, we possess the requisite experience, skill and knowledge to defend our clients, be it in court, in front of an administrative agency, licensing boards or other governing bodies.

In addition, our attorneys have substantial expertise in the area of professional claims investigations, and are highly skilled tacticians in the pursuit and defense of a wide variety of professional claims.

Focus areas of the practice include:

  • Legal malpractice claims defense
  • Legal licensing and disciplinary proceedings
  • Accountant malpractice claims defense
  • Accountant licensing and disciplinary proceedings
  • Health care professional licensing and disciplinary proceedings
  • Licensing disciplinary proceedings, hearings and appeals
  • Licensing investigations