On Suing Your Divorce Lawyer for Malpractice: 7 things to know before you sue your attorney

4. You will probably need an expert witness if you are suing for malpractice. That witness would have to testify that what the attorney did in your case was not what a reasonably prudent attorney would have done in the same or similar case. Without an expert witness who will demonstrate this you probably have a tough case that you can’t prove.

4. You will probably need an expert witness if you are suing for malpractice. That witness would have to testify that what the attorney did in your case was not what a reasonably prudent attorney would have done in the same or similar case. Without an expert witness who will demonstrate this you probably have a tough case that you can’t prove.