Successor PR Can’t Sue Law Firm That Represented Prior PR in Maine

Elderlaw Answers reports that Maine’s highest court has ruled that because a law firm that represents a personal representative during probate does not owe a duty of care to the successor personal representative, the successor cannot sue the law firm for legal malpractice in Estate of Cabatit v. Canders (Me., No. YOR-13-475, Nov. 25, 2014).

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Posted by Lewis J. Saret, Co-General Editor, Wealth Strategies Journal.