Recent Illinois Case: Construction Systems, Inc. v. Fagelhaber, LLC

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In this recent case, the trial court granted summary judgment on a legal malpractice claim where the plaintiff former client had provided the defendant lawyers with a general release in connection with a fee dispute.  The First District reversed, finding that there would disputed issues of fact regarding whether legal malpractice claims were within the contemplation of the parties when the release was executed.

Construction Systems, Inc. v. Fagelhaber, LLC, 2015 IL App (1st) 141700 (2015)

(This is for informational purposes and is not legal advice.)

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