May 2019 - Colorado Bar

Professional Liability Claim Scenarios

At CNA, we take a collaborative approach to claim handling. We work closely with our insureds to achieve the best possible outcome. For our insureds, this facilitates informed decision-making, fewer surprises and an overall smoother claim process. While no two Lawyer’s Professional Liability (LPL) claims are alike, the following examples illustrate a range of LPL [...]

By | May 6th, 2019|Insurance Tips|20 Comments

Giving Business Advice versus Legal Advice

A lawyer’s role and duty is to give legal advice, including: Advice that may not be well received Advice that, when followed, may not result in the best outcome and Advice that, though objectively correct, ends up placing the lawyer in a defensive posture It is simply the cost of the business of law. In [...]

By | May 6th, 2019|Risk Management Tips|23 Comments