Corpus Christi Professional Negligence Attorneys | Corpus Christi Professional Malpractice Lawyers
Today, Corpus Christi and Nueces County residents require the services of a wide variety of professionals to maintain their lives, from medical professionals to accountants, attorneys to stockbrokers, real estate brokers to architects. As opposed to in the past, when life was relatively simple, we now invest in the stock market, own all types of property, design and engineer complex structures, and undergo all kinds of surgery, from routine procedures to the most complicated of surgeries. When things go wrong due to no fault of their own, Texas residents need someone to turn to in their time of need. If you or a loved one have been injured and you believe that professional negligence, malpractice, or wrongdoing may be to blame, contact an experienced Corpus Christi professional negligence attorney today.
What is Professional Malpractice?
Professional malpractice occurs when a service provider’s or other professional’s negligent acts cause harm or injury to a client or patient. Professional malpractice can extend to doctors, nurses, caregivers, hospice or elder care workers, dentists, psychiatrists, psychologists and other therapists, lawyers, architects, engineers, accountants, stockbrokers, real estate agents and other professionals servicing Nueces County residents. Specific examples of professional negligence or malpractice include breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, mismanagement, misconduct, carelessness, and errors in judgment that a reasonable professional would not have made under the circumstances. Most people think of medical malpractice first; however, various other forms of malpractice exist, including but not limited to real estate broker malpractice, stockbroker malpractice, and engineer malpractice.
A claim for professional malpractice essentially argues that the professional failed to conform to standards that a reasonably prudent professional in the field would conform to under a similar set of circumstances. This may be due to active wrongdoing but, more frequently, negligence provides the basis for a professional malpractice claim.
If a Corpus Christi, Texas professional has rendered services to you in a careless, unprofessional or otherwise inappropriate manner and you have subsequently suffered an injury — physical, emotional, or financial — you may be entitled to compensation. Contact a Corpus Christi professional negligence attorney to discuss your claim.
Corpus Christi Medical Malpractice
Corpus Christi Medical Malpractice is perhaps the first type of professional negligence to come to mind for most people. Medical malpractice occurs when a doctor, nurse, or other medical professional injures or otherwise harms a patient through wrongdoing, carelessness, or negligence. Please visit our Corpus Christi Medical Negligence section for a full and thorough understanding of this area of Texas law.
Corpus Christi Nursing Home Malpractice
DotCO has chosen to separate Corpus Christi Nursing Home Malpractice from the Medical Malpractice page because of the very special aspects to a Corpus Christi Nursing Home Negligence claim and the unique sensibilities of the parties. Some of these special factors include the age of the patient and the incredible trust placed in these facilities. Please read the Corpus Christi Nursing Home Malpractice page to understand this very serious area of the law. It is also recommended that you contact Adult Protective Services at:
Corpus Christi & Nueces County Field Offices of Adult Protective Services
Texas Family & Protective Svc
4201 Greenwood Drive
Corpus Christi, TX 78416
Corpus Christi Stock Broker & Real Estate Broker Negligence
Doctors aren’t the only professional who cause people injuries when they fail to live up to the industry standard of professionalism and competence. Stockbrokers, real estate brokers, and other financial professionals can also wreak havoc on your livelihood if they are negligent or engage in unethical practices. These are people you entrust with your life savings, your business decisions, and financial planning for your family’s future. For more information on Corpus Christi, TX stockbroker & real estate broker malpractice, please visit that page.
Also, it is recommended that you check with the local realtors association on the realtor's standing. In Corpus Christi, Texas that would be:
Corpus Christi Association of Realtors
4825 Everhart Road
Corpus Christi, TX 78411
Corpus Christi Attorney Negligence
Just like doctors, your lawyer is held to professional standard. However, unlike doctors, your lawyer owes you a fiduciary duty. There are not a lot of lawyers who will get involved in representing a client against another lawyer. However, it is essential that if you have been injured by a lawyer's actions that you seek help. Please visit the Corpus Christi Lawyer Negligence page for a full understanding of this area of law.
Corpus Christi Professional Malpractice Attorneys Serve
Serving clients throughout South Texas including Aqua Dulce, Bishop, Calallen, Corpus Christi, Doyle, Driscoll, Gregory, Ingleside, Ingleside on the Bay, Odem, Palo Alto, Petronila, Port Aransas, Portland, Rabb, Robstown, San Juan, San Pedro, Taft, Tierra Grande, Viola, Violet and other communities in Kieberg County, Nueces County, and San Patricio County.