Morgan Rider Riter, P.C. has extensive experience with professional liability claims and has represented insurance producers, lawyers, securities brokers, real estate agents, mortgage brokers, directors and officers, and many other types of professionals.
These claims frequently involve allegations of professional incompetence that can be very personal and damaging to the professional’s reputation and business. The attorneys who specialize in this area understand both the significance and the sensitive nature of these types of claims and work closely with the professionals involved to understand the nature of the business, to define a realistic and aggressive defense strategy, and to maintain confidential information and customer and vendor relationships.
We represent large professional firms, individual practitioners, and small businesses against allegations of malpractice, fraud, negligence, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of contract, and other types of civil claims. We also represent clients in claims that arise out of professional liability allegations such as negligent hiring, negligent supervision, and coverage matters. Morgan Rider Riter, P.C. represents professionals under insurers’ errors and omissions policies and also directly when the professional is self-insured.