Civil litigation generally encompasses most civil, or non-criminal, causes of action ranging from simple collection cases to complex commercial litigation.
Family Law/Domestic Relations
Family law covers issues concerning marriage, civil unions, and domestic partnerships, adoption, child protective proceedings, juvenile law, paternity, and post-decree cases.
Probate law includes, but is not limited to, administering the estate of a deceased person, resolving all claims, and distributing the remaining property.
Business & Corporate Law
Corporate law includes the purchase and sales of products in the market, and the distribution of goods. Corporate law significantly affects businesses, and is separate from general business law. Business law includes contract formation and negotiation, entity formation and maintenance, the purchase and sale of businesses or their assets, and employee-related matters.
Contract law relates to making and enforcing agreements and includes writing contracts, carrying them out and forming a fair remedy when there's a breach.
Landlord and tenant law is both contract and property law and involves both residential and commercial landlord/tenant issues. It is composed primarily of state statutes and common law.
Asset protection includes dealing with the protection of assets of individuals and business entities to legally prevent claims of creditors.
Criminal Law/ DUI/DWI
Criminal law includes defending clients who have been, or are likely to be, charged with crimes ranging from traffic tickets, juvenile delinquency charges, and misdemeanor & felony charges.
Wills & Trusts
Wills and Trusts law includes creating customized estate plans to preserve assets and minimize taxes during your lifetime and for your heirs. We actively collaborate with your current financial planners and insurance agents to ensure a comprehensive coverage including services for living trusts, power of attorney for property and for health, living wills, special needs trusts, premarital planning, guardianships and conservatorships and wealth preservation for large estates.
Personal Injury/Auto Accidents
Personal injury actions are cases in which recovery of damages are recovered because a person is injured due to another person or business' negligence or intentional unlawful actions. These cases also include claims of wrongful death and select medical negligence claims. Our law firm only represents injured persons in these actions.
Commercial litigation involves litigation between business entities based on a variety of business litigation needs.
Real estate includes all aspects of commercial and residential real estate issues, including private closings of purchases and sales of commercial and residential real estate; condominium and development services; easement and title transfer documents; real estate contract drafting and negotiation.
Adoption services can include international or domestic adoptions, adult adoptions, and step-parent adoptions.
Copyright law involves the Copyright Act of 1976, as amended, and Common Law copyright. It seeks to protect the creative rights of authors and artists, and determines what qualifies as fair use.