Gackstetter v. Frawley, B173070
Denial of defendant-attorney's summary judgment motion in an action for breach of fiduciary duties, professional negligence and additional claims by plaintiff-trustee is reversed where defendant's good faith settlement of an underlying malpractice action brought by trust beneficiaries against him barred plaintiff-trustee's claims.
- Decided 01/25/2006
- Published 01/25/2006
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- H. Clay Reavis, Jr., Newport Beach, Deborah J. Dewart, Irvine, for Plaintiff and Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Law Offices of Zilinskas & Woosley, Victor G. Zilinskas, Eric A. Woosley, Santa Barbara, for Defendants and Appellants.