We defend and protect your name.

Professional liability claims come with high stakes, often threatening your livelihood, your career and even your business.  Our lawyers have helped scores of professionals navigate through this difficult time.  When claims arise, we vigorously defend the integrity of the professional in all forums whether the matter is before regulatory agencies, state licensing boards or in state or federal courtrooms.  Often, we are able to minimize or eliminate claims entirely through loss prevention practices avoiding litigation.  We understand the seriousness of negligence and malpractice claims and forge deliberate solutions to protect you through the process and ultimately protect your name.

Among other professions, we represent:

  • Health care facilities including hospitals, nursing homes and medical clients
  • Physicians and dentists
  • Architects and engineers
  • Corporate officers and directors
  • Attorneys
  • Accounting firms
  • Real Estate brokers, agents, appraisers and home inspectors


(Every case is different and depends on its own unique facts. Results may vary.)

Defense of directors and officers in action alleging unfair and deceptive trade practices, breach of fiduciary duty, and violation of Interstate Land Sales Act.

Three-week trial resulting in a full defense verdict in a suit alleging professional negligence and negligent misrepresentation against geotechnical engineering client.

Brought a malpractice case against a national accounting firm to verdict in a four-week trial in the North Carolina Business Court.

Obtained directed verdict in legal malpractice suit filed in federal district court.

Two week jury trial resulting in complete defense verdict in favor of architect in lawsuit involving allegations of architect’s professional negligence.

“The lawyers at Ragsdale Liggett have been incredibly professional handling our legal issues. They have been on top of our situation, understand our business and advised us to the best outcome. They are effective and efficient.”

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