The professional liability attorneys of Macfarlane Ferguson & McMullen prosecute and defend claims against officers and directors, attorneys, accountants, appraisers, physicians, nurses, and other professionals. The professional liability practice group has experience not only in the prosecution and defense of professional claims, but in the investigation and evaluation of claims and in counseling professionals on their legal duties and responsibilities.

In matters involving corporate officers and directors, the practice group’s experience includes prosecution and defense of claims involving a director’s fiduciary duties, including breaches of duties to shareholders and third parties in connection with the issuance of securities in business transactions.

The professional liability practice group includes former practicing Certified Public Accountants and includes the investigation, prosecution and defense of malpractice claims and federal and state securities law actions