Civil Litigation in Peace River
There are a lot of reasons that people get embroiled in civil litigation cases. Civil litigation suits include everything from personal injury suits to settling estate claims, and from defamation lawsuits to insurance claims.
Over the years, Verhaeghe Law Office has built its reputation by successfully representing clients in Peace River and the surrounding area. Civil litigation cases have always formed a major part of our practice. Our efficient negotiation and arbitration strategies have helped us win countless cases.
What is Civil Litigation?
A civil litigation is any legal dispute that does not involve criminal charges. One of the parties, the plaintiff, will seek either financial damages or some specific performance from the other, the defendant.
Most people know about civil cases from television courtroom shows. However, most civil suits are handled out of court. Typically, when our civil law team presents their case in pre-trial hearings and depositions, the lawsuit will be settled out of court.
What Types of Civil Litigation Cases Can Verhaeghe Law Office Handle?
At Verhaeghe Law Office we handle a wide range of civil legal disputes. Our expert civil litigation lawyers are well versed in the nuances of the law. Although this is not a comprehensive list, here are several areas that our team specialize in:
- Personal injury claims
- Real estate claims
- Property disputes
- Estate and will claims
- Worker’s compensation claims
- Employment and labor lawsuits
- Discrimination lawsuits
- Divorce lawsuits
- Child custody and child support disputes
- Intellectual property disputes
- Breach of contract lawsuits
What Will Your Civil Litigator do for You?
When you hire a civil litigator from Verhaeghe Law Office, you’re hiring a legal professional who will walk you through every step of the process. Whether you’re a plaintiff filing a claim or a defendant trying to protect yourself, we can help. The civil law can be very complicated. Because of the risks involved in entering a lawsuit, it’s essential that you have a legal professional who can speak for you. Without representation you may say something that could cost you the case and a lot of money.
On top of that, our lawyers will handle all the documentation needed for your case. They will do interviews and interrogations, mediation, and pre-trial conferences. Most of the time civil cases don’t end up in court, saving both parties time and money.
Going to court can be a scary ordeal. It’s easy to feel lost and confused as people ask you difficult questions in a legal language that you might not be familiar with. With so much at stake, it’s important to hire a lawyer that has your best interest in mind.
Our civil litigation lawyers have been working on cases just like yours for many years. And although they’ve seen it all, they always treat every case as though it’s totally unique. After all your situation is not going to be the same as the next person. Our lawyers will listen to your point of view and from that they’ll work hard to win your case.
With a success rate as high as ours, it’s no wonder we’re the top choice for civil litigation in Peace River!