Types of Civil Litigation Cases

Civil lawsuits can be the result of broken contracts, unjust interference, or business relationships gone wrong. There are many reasons why a civil suit is filed, and many ways in which they can be settled. With two decades of experience in defending and prosecuting civil cases all across Florida, Thomas Yardley has seen it all. Below are a few examples of the different types of civil lawsuits you may encounter.

Contract Disputes – Result when one party included in a contract does not uphold their contractual obligation to the other.

Property disputes or damages – Are lawsuits that aim to settle a dispute about damages to property.

Torts – Are a suit that involve physical harm or psychological damage that has been done to a person. This can be an intentional or unintentional act that includes accidents, libel and negligence.

Car accidents – Are a type of civil lawsuit that follows a car accident to recoup losses and damages.

Class action matters – Should many people be seeking damages from a company for any number of reasons, a class action lawsuit can be filed and each member of the suit can be rewarded a settlement.

Complaints against a city – Citizens can bring a city to civil court if they have a complaint about how the city handles any number of issues.

Civil law suits are complex and require the keen eye of an experienced attorney. If you have a case you think may be considered for civil litigation, contact Yardley Law today for a consultation. Our attorneys will be able to provide you with the answers you need and the representation you deserve.


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