Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Part I. Evidence. Prior research on attorney-litigant decision making ; A current assessment of attorney-litigant decision making in adjudicated cases Part II. Causes. Psychological attributes of decision errors ; Institutional impediments to effective legal decision making Part III. Consequences. Legal malpractice liability for settlement counseling and decision errors ; Ethical implications of attorney-client counseling and decision making Part IV. Solutions. Obstacles to becoming an expert decision maker ; Personal expertise in legal decision making ; Group expertise in legal decision making ; Peer review, client evaluations and law firm audits.