Q. I want to file an malpractice suit against an attorney.
Attorney malpractice suits are complex and an attorney should be consulted. Some materials to review on this issue are listed below:
Attorney malpractice – Legal Malpractice
Statute of Limitations – CPLR 214
15 NY Prac. New York Law of Torts §§ 13:31-13:38 Attorney malpractice.
NY Jurisprudence Malpractice § 41 et seq
West’s McKinney’s Forms Civil Practice law and Rules § 4:170
1 New York Commercial Litigation Guide ch 20 Evaluating Claims Against Professionals § 20.03 Asserting or Defending Legal malpractice Claims.
Warren’s Negligence in the New York courts ch 22 Attorneys
Medina’s Bostwick Practice Manual 54:540 Complaint Against Attorney for Malpractice for Failure to Commence Action Before Running of Statute of Limitations