malpractice insurance?

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malpractice insurance?

Post by Anonymous User » Tue Aug 07, 2018 8:46 pm

do associates at biglaw firms have their own malpractice insurance? or is it all covered/handled by the firm and the partners?

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Re: malpractice insurance?

Post by Anonymous User » Tue Aug 07, 2018 8:57 pm

Anonymous User wrote:do associates at biglaw firms have their own malpractice insurance? or is it all covered/handled by the firm and the partners?
That will be completely handled by the firm and the partnership on a headcount basis. You won't have to worry about that at a biglaw firm.

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Re: malpractice insurance?

Post by tier4_partner » Wed Aug 08, 2018 7:53 am

Anonymous User wrote:do associates at biglaw firms have their own malpractice insurance? or is it all covered/handled by the firm and the partners?
In almost any firm (big or small) the partners deal with and provide malpractice insurance. The only time this becomes dicey is if you have a loose “of counsel” relationship with a firm.

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