Civil and Commercial Litigation

Civil law, refers to law dealing with disputes between individuals and/or organizations in which compensation can be awarded to the victim. For example if you are in a motor vehicle accident and are seriously injured your claim against the other driver for loss or injury will be a civil law case.

Commercial disputes can include breach of business contracts, partnership disputes, disputes arising from non-competition clauses, libel and defamation, relief from forfeiture, employer-employee disputes, commercial land disputes, shareholders disputes and more.

MSW Law will represent you well in any area of civil or commercial litigation.

Professional Malpractice and Negligence

Medical negligence or malpractice can be devastating. The scars can be both physical and emotional. The medical and home expenses can be unbearable. Receiving compensation in this area is a very difficult thing. Although it may seem obvious to the one who is suffering it is not always obvious to the courts.

Our skilled staff will do everything possible to assist you in getting the compensation that you deserve. We can file for general damages which include Pain and Suffering and Quality of Life issues as well as Loss of Wages and Out-of-pocket expenses.

Class Action Lawsuits

A class action is a lawsuit in which the claims of many people who have a common but not identical interest are decided in a single court proceeding brought by a representative plaintiff. Class action suits can save hundreds or thousands of dollars from the individual affected. They also ensure that people with similar claims are treated equally.

There are lots of areas in which class action suits are appropriate. Price-fixing, Consumer Protection, Employment and Pension issues, Environmental issues, Products liability, Securities and much more. If you feel that you are part of a group that has been wronged, then call our legal team — we’ll help you to decide if a class action lawsuit is appropriate and if it is, whether you can fit into the claim.