Other Types of Malpractice

What are some other types of malpractice?


Accounting Malpractice

This occurs when a CPA or accountant gives a client incorrect advice on bookkeeping or other monetary practices, or is otherwise negligent. This can occur in tax preparation, estate planning, or auditing situations.


Educational Malpractice

This is a very rare and non-traditional instance. Education malpractice occurs when negligence to teach can be proved. This is exceedingly difficult, and rarely won.


Investment Malpractice

This is negligence or failing to exercise standards of care in clients' best interests. This can include bad investment advice or even fraud.


Stockbroker Malpractice

In this case, the malpractice tends to be more a failure to fiduciary duty. Stockbrokers are held to a higher standard of trust and must have the client's best interests in mind.


Discuss the merits of your case with a malpractice attorney near you. They know the laws pertaining to you case and can advise you on your rights.


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Physician Assistant (PA)

A physician assistant or PA is a professional healthcare worker who works under the direction of a physician and is allowed to perform a variety of healthcare services such as taking medical histories, making diagnosis, prescribing medications, assisting in surgery, counseling patients, performing minor procedures and examining and treating patients.

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How do I Find a Malpractice Lawyer?

Before making any decisions you need to find out if the lawyers you are considering hiring work on a contingency fee basis or if you will need to pay for their legal services up front.

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