The three elements of a successful negligence claim

Overview

Just because you can establish that the advice given by a solicitor was negligent, that doesn’t automatically mean that there will be a successful claim to pursue against him. It is tempting to think that if you can show that a solicitor’s advice fell below the required standard, there must be a claim. However, that is only one aspect of the issue: there are 3 key elements to establishing a successful claim.