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No written fee pact, no malpractice claim (access required)

Lawyers often are advised to use written fee agreements with clients. But one lawyer avoided a legal malpractice claim because he did not sign a written agreement with a client he had known for more than 60 years. With no written contract, the client was caught by the three-year statute of limitations for oral agreements, and ...

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