California Court of Appeal
Zenith Ins. v. Cozen O'Connor, B184684
In suit for professional negligence brought by plaintiff-reinsurer against law firm for insurer, judgment of dismissal for defendant law firm is affirmed as defendant owed no duty of care to the reinsurer, and there was no attorney-client relationship between defendant and plaintiff.
- Decided 03/21/2007
- Published 03/21/2007
- CROSKEY, J.
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Irell & Manella, Richard J. McNeil, Newport Beach, and Wendy A. Sugg for Plaintiff and Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Hinshaw & Culbertson, Ronald E. Mallen, Paul E. Vallone, San Francisco, and Wendy Wen Yun Chang, Los Angeles, for Defendant and Respondent.