Suit Against Attorney's Estate Can Proceed Brendan Pierson, New York Law Journal February 5, 2014 | 0 Comments share share by mail share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. print reprints The estate of an attorney who died 11 days before the statute of limitations ran out on a case can be held liable for the lawyer's neglect of that case, a unanimous state appeals panel ruled Tuesday. Sign up for a free digital membership and get great benefits like: Already Registered? Sign In now 5 free articles* every 30 days, from other ALM publications Exclusive discounts on ALM events and products New York Law Journal digital newsletter, plus your choice of more than 30 digital newsletters Access on the device of your choice: smartphone, tablet, or desktop Unlimited free access to Corporate Counsel and Law Technology News online Create Account with LinkedIn Register Now *May exclude premium content VIEW COMMENTS ( 0 ) ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202641540228 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.