Civil litigation involves lawsuits regarding disputes between two parties in which damages or specific actions are sought. These differ from criminal suits in that crime is not necessarily involved (although some actions may be subject to both criminal and civil proceedings). Civil suits often make use of mediation, hearings and arbitrations, and out-of-court settlements, but can also include courtroom trials.
There are a great number of legal cases that are tried in civil court. When you have a civil case and need legal representation, our Johnson County lawyer and our legal team at Martin & Wallentine can assist you. Whether your case involves an auto accident or other personal injury case that will be addressed in civil court, construction defects, mortgage fraud, a case of legal malpractice, or a real estate matter such as quiet title, or quiet title for aircraft, we can help with any violations of your rights and the quiet title statute.
We are trial attorneys with a great deal of insight and experience in civil court, and in litigating complex cases. There is little doubt that the quality of your Johnson County lawyer can heavily influence the outcome of your case. As trial lawyers, we carefully prepare each case for trial. Whether your civil legal matter involves real estate law, medical malpractice, intellectual property issues, employment and labor law, environmental law or other legal problem that must be resolved in civil court, we have the experience you want on your side.
If you are facing a civil litigation issue, contact an Johnson County civil litigation lawyer at Martin & Wallentine, LLC for help understanding your legal options and for advice on the best course of legal action.
Civil Litigation Cases We Handle
- Real Estate Law - cases include landlord-tenant disputes, contract disputes, and construction defects.
- Business Litigation - As a business owner, it is vital that you retain a skilled attorney to fight for you, whether it is an employment dispute, partnership dispute, or deceptive trade practice case.
- Breach of Contract
- Contract Disputes
- Commercial Litigation - this covers suits and disputes that affect companies.
- Employment Disputes
- Deceptive Trade Practices - K.S.A. § 50-626 seeks to prevent suppliers from deceiving consumers into unfair transactions.
- Partnership Disputes
- Personal Injury
- Insurance Litigation
- Mediation - Alternative Dispute Resolution can be a very wise way to resolve otherwise expensive litigation.
- Mortgage fraud
- Construction Defects
- Legal Malpractice - Even lawyers, judges and juries can be taken to court. If your representative is failing to communicate or return your calls, is not conducting adequate research, or has wrongfully dropped your case, you could file a suit against them.
- Quiet Title
- Quiet Title for Aircraft - For aircraft, quieting title removes all liens on the vessel so that you need not worry about disputes or legal issues in the future.
- Quiet Title Statute
- Automobile Accidents
- 1983 Actions Dealing with Qualified Immunity
Our Civil Litigation Process in Kansas
Our process involves careful planning, documentation and case preparation. Any successful case in civil court has been well researched. We are committed to serving our clients with the highest quality legal representation, and to professionally advocate for them in court. These cases are extremely important to our clients, and we address them with the same intensity as if it was our own family member that we were representing. We want to win for our clients, and that means hard work, study of the situation and the laws and case law that could influence a decision, and a professional presentation in court.
We have highly respected professional resources to call upon when necessary, such as computer experts, forensic accountants, independent accident investigators, and others as needed. Our expert witness can provide testimony to support your case. We believe that you deserve the highest quality legal representation for your case, and we have no other interest other than to serve you, to advocate for you, and to fight a professional legal fight with a high possibility of success. Contact our firm to discuss your case with one of our civil litigation team. We believe you will be served with a high level of professional skill, and invite you to call us to find out more.
How an Johnson County Civil Litigation Lawyer Could Help
At Martin & Wallentine, our extensive experience with civil litigation means we could take prompt action with your case and offer quality representation. We will work with your goals and best interests in mind and advocate for your rights every step of the way. Each area of civil litigation has its own peculiarities, and our familiarity with these helps us to create a strategic approach to your case in pursuit of the desired outcome.
Johnson County Resources
We will also involve specialists as needed as part of our thorough preparation and approach, which acknowledges that every case is individual and deserves detailed attention. Contact us today for a case evaluation!
Read What Our Former Clients Have Said
"Professional, informative, and vital in working with the prosecutor to secure the most favorable outcome possible".Barb
"Jerry kept in constant contact with us and our son during the case and went the extra mile to plea before the judge outside and inside the courtroom".Joanne from Nebraska