What Is “Civil Litigation”?
Generally speaking, civil litigation refers to the prosecution, defence and resolution of disputes between individuals — other than family law matters — and businesses. These are disputes which may, but not necessarily, be decided by a court, an arbitrator. or another type of tribunal. Increasingly, civil disputes are settled at or prior to a mediation.
Which types of civil disputes does SGRLLP handle?
Our knowledgeable litigation counsel can assist you with a variety of matters, including:
- Business disputes, including shareholder remedies
- Wrongful dismissal
- Real estate and property disputes
- Personal Injury
- Debt collection and mortgage enforcement
- Estate litigation, including will challenges
- Construction disputes
- Insurance related matters
- Commercial tenancy issues
How can you help?
We believe that there’s an art to protecting and advancing a client’s rights. It involves creatively applying the law, being sensitive to your interests and providing practical solutions to problems. We take the time to learn about you and your case, to explain the law and how it can help you, to stay in regular contact with you and to advance your interests at every opportunity. We also believe that artful representation demands exploring every option available to a client, including negotiating a settlement or pursuing a matter to trial, if required. We are proud of the results we have achieved for our clients over the years.