West Bend Mutual Ins. Co. v. Schumacher
The Seventh Circuit affirmed the dismissal of a legal malpractice claim because it did not adequately allege causation and damages. The court held that the allegations as to how the malpractice plaintiff would have prevailed in the underlying litigation but for the attorney’s malpractice were insufficiently specific to state a claim.
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