Gallagher, Gams, Tallan, Barnes, & Littrell

Professional / Legal Malpractice


Professional / Legal Malpractice

Ohio Professional Malpractice Attorneys

When allegations of legal malpractice or another form of professional malpractice arise, the stakes are unquestionably high for all parties involved. Not only do professional licenses, careers and reputations hang in the balance, financial liability for the malpractice insurance carrier may be very substantial.

Dedicated To Representation With Vigor And Integrity

At Gallagher, Gams, Tallan, Barnes & Littrell, L.L.P., we have been providing effective defense of liability insurance carriers’ and licensed professionals’ interests for decades. Our lawyers also bring invaluable perspective from prosecuting such cases — and from having testified as subject matter experts on issues of legal duty and ethics. Clearly, these matters often bring the reputations of counsel to the forefront. Our relevant credentials include our attorneys’ AV Preeminent ratings* under Martindale-Hubbell’s peer review system and inclusions in Super Lawyers.The complexity of legal and other professional malpractice cases would be difficult to overstate. As either a defendant or plaintiff, the outcome you achieve will likely hinge on intricate, technical questions of whether the applicable standard of care was met. Our firm’s combination of in-house knowledge and ready access to highly credible experts nationwide is a powerful one, applicable to:

  • Legal malpractice claims based on allegations of neglect, conflict of interest, inappropriate advice, breach of fiduciary duty and other wrongdoing

  • Defense of insurance agents and their employers in litigation involving errors and omissions, misrepresentation and other violations of insured parties’ legal rights

Trial-Proven In Insurance Defense And Advocacy For Victims Of Malpractice

We welcome inquiries from insurance carriers and individual professionals in need of qualified representation in any of Ohio’s 88 counties. Our firm is committed to building compelling cases and reaching favorable resolution through negotiations or mediation whenever possible. However, our experience in approximately 1,000 jury trials and numerous appeals illustrates the critical ability to go the distance for our clients. We also have an impressive track record in appellate practice.