LOSS PREVENTION HOTLINEArticle: January 8, 2016 | Malpractice Alerts
OBLIC provides information and resources to assist our policyholders in preventing claims. If policyholders have any questions about issues that arise in their practice, OBLIC encourages you to call Director of Loss Prevention Gretchen Mote at 614-572-0620.
Frequently asked questions involve:
- possible internet scams
- firm names and letterhead
- conflicts of interest
- withdrawal from representation
- terminating the attorney/client relationship
- closed files
- closing a law practice and tail coverage
While the Director of Loss Prevention cannot provide legal or ethics advice, information and resources are discussed with policyholders.
OBLIC has published the contents document or multimedia piece for informational purposes only, and it should not be construed as providing legal advice. We hope the use of these materials will help Ohio attorneys avoid potential legal malpractice problems and serve as a tool for building and maintaining strong, professional law practices. The content has been carefully researched and checked. However, this document or multimedia piece should not be relied upon as a substitute for full examination of the law and your own professional judgment. You may need to revise the procedures to meet your specific practice needs.