Chicago Legal Malpractice Lawyers

Attorneys can make mistakes.  When lawyers make errors, sometimes their clients are permanently harmed.  What can that client do?  As ironic as it sounds, the client can hire a legal malpractice attorney to file a lawsuit against the lawyer who made the mistake.

When an attorney gives legal advice or provides legal representation to a client in a neglectful way, and causes harm to his client, the lawyer may have committed professional negligence, i.e., “legal malpractice,” and the client will legally have the right to assert a claim against the lawyer.

One of the most common examples of lawyer error is failing to file a lawsuit until after the legal deadline (“statute of limitations”) has passed.  Other common bases for legal malpractice lawsuits include failing to preserve a client’s right to an appeal; failing to properly confirm clear title to property; and failing to gather and present proper evidence during a criminal defense trial (leading to “ineffective assistance of counsel” claims).

Our Chicago Legal Malpractice Lawyers Can Help You

Having legal counsel at your side can level the playing field as well as lessen the stress level in these situations. Experienced attorneys can be invaluable in defining and pursuing claims of lawyer error or legal malpractice.

Call us today at 312-795-9595 or contact us online to schedule a free consultation with the experienced Chicago legal malpractice lawyers at Jackowiak Law Offices. You can trust our team to fight for you.

Let’s Talk

Ready to get started? Don’t be shy. We love to meet new people. Just send us a message and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can. Consultations are free and confidential.

If you need immediate help, call 312-795-9595. No matter how you contact us, the consultation is free. We enjoy talking with potential clients to see if we can help right a wrong.

We are conveniently located in downtown Chicago across the street from City Hall and the Daley Center. Right in the middle of all the Chicago legal action. If you drive, we offer free parking at a garage close to our office. If you are unable to visit our office, let us know and we can come to you.

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