Most people have seen lawyers arguing in courts - that is, acting as an advocate or performing advocacy work. For many people, this seems to be the most challenging and rewarding aspect of being a lawyer. But what happens if the lawyer stuffs up and the client loses the case as a result? Can the client sue the lawyer for bad performance in court?
"Feathering their own nests? Should barristers and/or solicitors be sued,"
The National Legal Eagle:
1, Article 5.
Available at: http://epublications.bond.edu.au/nle/vol8/iss1/5