Professional liability & disciplinary law

The Lexence litigation lawyers are specialized in professional liability and disciplinary law. The litigation team is frequently instructed to act for or against lawyers, civil-law notaries, tax consultants, auditors, real estate agents and estate managers. The team’s vast experience in representing both plaintiffs and defendants and their insurers results in a clear analysis and pragmatic strategy.


Relevant experience:


  • defense of law firm against allegations that it had incorrectly advised a client;

  • proceedings against a tax consultancy and accountancy firm on account of incomplete and incorrect advice concerning a corporate takeover;

  • disciplinary proceedings in a fraud case against a civil-law notary for the execution of a deed which withdrew assets from the recovery of creditors;

  • proceedings against a law firm on account of a professional error involving the failure to submit a claim for validation on time in a bankruptcy case;

  • advising of a business in relation to financial statements that had been drawn up by an accounting firm and which emerged to contain fundamental errors.