Litigation

litigation

Civil litigation is a broad area within the practice of law. It can involve a variety of contractual, tort, property, legal, and constitutional claims for individuals, businesses and government entities. Whether you are an aggrieved party seeking to file a lawsuit against another individual, a business, or the government, or have already had a lawsuit filed against you and are in need of an attorney to defend your rights, the attorneys of Ziegler & Schneider have over 100 years of combined experience pursuing and defending high exposure/complex claims in state and federal courts. Samples of the matters included in our civil litigation experience are:

  • Breach of Contract
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duties
  • Corporate Disputes
  • Court and Regulatory Agency Appeals
  • Debt Collection
  • Eminent Domain/Condemnation
  • Employment
  • Insurance (self-insureds, insurance carriers and their insureds)
    • Arson
    • Automobile Liability
    • Aviation
    • Bad Faith
    • Class Action
    • Construction
    • Coverage Issues/Opinions
    • Financial Institution
    • Manufacturing
    • Mass Tort
    • Mass Transit
    • Premises Liability
    • Product Liability
    • Professional Malpractice
    • Reservation of Rights/Declaratory Judgment
    • State/Local Governments
  • Interference with Business Contracts
  • Landlord-Tenant
  • Lender Liability
  • Personal Injury
  • Real Estate Disputes (including zoning and real estate tax validation issues)

Our attorneys have long been staunch advocates of Alternative Dispute Resolution and view it as an invaluable tool in effectively resolving conflicts. With a record of successful trial and appellate experience, the attorneys at Ziegler & Schneider are always prepared to go to trial and beyond to defend our client’s interests.

Our litigation team focuses on ensuring that each matter is resolved efficiently and in-line with our client’s goals and budget. These benchmarks are achieved through effective communication and leveraging our vast experience to our client’s advantage.