Attorney Liability - Beverly DeLaune

Ms. DeLaune and Mr. Wright obtained a summary dismissal, upheld on appeal, of a legal malpractice claim wherein the court found the attorney was not negligent in the handling of the underlying file. Jeune Turner v. Associates Commercial Corp., et al., 03-CA-0224 (La. App. 5th Cir. 2003), 860 So.2d 244.

Obtained dismissals via dispositive motions of legal malpractice claims based upon peremption, failure to assert causation and failure to establish a breach on the standard of care.

Successfully obtained dismissals of bar matters involving trust account violations and other alleged violations of the Louisiana Rules of Professional Conduct.