Statute of Limitations Dooms Malpractice Claim Because Adverse Court Decision Educated Plaintiff About Counsel’s Error

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In this unpublished opinion, the Fifth District affirmed the dismissal of a legal malpractice claim on statute of limitations grounds. The court held that the plaintiff/condominium owner knew of improper advice by the condominium association’s attorney when a court held that the attorney’s advice regarding a special assessment was incorrect.

Sunil Sekhri v. Chuhak & Tecson, P.C., K. Shaylan Baldwin, David Bloomberg, and James R. Stevens, 2020 IL App (1st) 192494-U, July 31, 2020

 

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