Professional Liability Law
At E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy, our attorneys hold licensed professionals to the highest standards under New York State law. Licensed professionals have a legal obligation to ensure that clients receive the highest levels of professionalism and services, in strict accordance with the standards of their industry.
If you have suffered financial damage because of an error or negligence on the part of an attorney, health care professional, architect, or other officially licensed professional, you may be entitled to recover full and fair compensation for your losses.
A Leader in New York Professional Liability Law
E. Stewart Jones Hacker Murphy is recognized for our leadership in litigation and dispute resolution involving damages and loss caused by professionals and businesses licensed by the state board. Our lawyers have access to the technology and professional resources to investigate the most complex cases of professional malfeasance and prepare the strongest case possible proving liability for damages. We hold our attorneys and legal staff to the highest ethical and professional standards.
We hold other licensed professionals to the same standards. We have a successful history of providing aggressive representation for individuals and businesses seek full compensation in cases involving professional liability such as:
- Attorney malpractice
- Licensed nursing home negligence
- Medical Malpractice
- Architect errors
- Financial accountant malpractice
- Stockbroker negligence, SEC violations
- Construction defects
- Real estate brokers and agent errors/breach of fiduciary duty
Licensing Board Disciplinary and Revocation Hearing Defense
We also use our extensive experience of litigation to help licensed professionals defend themselves against accusations of misconduct in front of their professional disciplinary board. If you are a licensed professional who is facing a revocation hearing or are fighting to have your license reinstated, our attorneys are ready to help.
Our knowledgeable legal team handles dispute resolution cases, such as:
- Breach of contract disputes, tort litigation
- Ownership Disputes Dissolution
- Collections, payment disputes
- Timber Trespass Cases
- Commercial Conviction
- Creditors Legal Rights
- Property Tax Eminent Domain
- Mechanic’s and Garageman’s Liens
- Oil Spill Claims
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
If you are unable to come to our offices, we can schedule an appointment at a location that is most convenient for you.