Frances O'Meara

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Member of CLM Since: 2013

Nominated By Kim Noble

CLM Committees

  • Professional Liability
  • Committee Conference
  • Cyber, Management & Professional Liability
  • Real Estate Professionals
  • Professional Liability
  • Wiki Guidelines

CLM Contributions

  • Speaker - 2014 Claims College
  • Speaker - 2014 Claims College Sponsors & Faculty Registration
  • Speaker - 2015 Annual Conference
  • Speaker - 2015 Claims College
  • Speaker - 2015 Professional Liability & Municipal Law Conference
  • Speaker - 2016 Annual Conference
  • Speaker - 2016 Claims College
  • Speaker - 2017 Annual Conference
  • Speaker - 2017 Claims College
  • Speaker - 2017 CLM Management & Professional Liability Conference
  • Speaker - 2018 Annual Conference
  • Speaker - 2018 Claims College
  • Speaker - 2019 Annual Conference
  • Speaker - 2019 Claims College
  • Speaker - 2019 CLM Cyber, Management and Professional Liability Conference
  • Speaker - 2020 Claims College
  • Speaker - 2020 Claims College - Older
  • Speaker - 2021 Claims College
  • Speaker - 2022 Claims College
  • Speaker - 2022 CLM Focus: June
  • Speaker - 2023 Claims College
  • Speaker - 2024 Annual Conference

Articles

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Practice Areas

  • Bad Faith
  • Claims Management
  • Construction/Real Estate/Surety
  • Cyber Liability
  • Diversity Equity & Inclusion
  • Employment Liability/Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Litigation Management
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Property
  • Social Media/Technology (Data Security/Privacy)
  • Transportation

Biography

Frances O’Meara is a partner in WSHB’s Los Angeles office. She is a nationally-recognized professional malpractice attorney who concentrates her practice on errors and omissions defense for attorneys, accountants, architects, insurance agents, real estate brokers, appraisers, doctors, and nurses. Frances is certified by the California State Bar as a Certified Legal Malpractice Specialist. She advises professionals and law firms on legal professional and ethical issues, issues relating to risk management and loss control, and cyber security and data privacy risks.

Frances works directly with major insurance carriers throughout the United States, non-insured attorneys, large corporations, healthcare providers, and financial institutions. She has extensive experience in D&O financial lines and commercial litigation, with an emphasis on fidelity, fiduciary, and surety claims investigation and litigation. Frances also represents medical malpractice claims related to healthcare management, assisted living, dental malpractice, and nursing.

She is experienced in defending general liability matters arising from premises liability, trucking, automobile, and accident claims involving property damage, personal injury, and wrongful death. Her clients have included bars, restaurants, property owners, general contractors, subcontractors, architects, engineers, and trucking companies.

Frances also enjoys experience in employment litigation, including discrimination claims, employment contracts, and retaliation and sexual harassment claims. She additionally handles fidelity and bond matters throughout the State of California.

Education

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Admissions/Licenses

  • Bar Admissions: CA
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