Family lawyer, family attorney, family law firm, criminal lawyer, Sarasota County, Bradenton, Desoto, Pinellas, Manatee County, Florida.

1620 Main Street, Suite 7, Sarasota, Florida 34236
Phone: 941-227-4945 | Hours: Mon - Fri 9am to 5pm

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LITIGATING YOUR CASE


          Most cases settle mediation or during out-of-court negotiations, but there are some cases where the parties cannot reach an amicable resolution and some or all of the issues must be resolved by a Judge. In the event out-of-court negotiations and mediation fail, our firm will prepare and file relevant pretrial requests to the Court (motions) to protect your and your family’s interests.

 

Preparing for trial requires a different approach than preparing for negotiations or mediation. Preparing for trial requires filing in-court requests (motions), preparing you for the questions and procedures to expect, preparing any witnesses for your case,  working with experts, deposing the opposing party's witnesses or experts, and a thorough review of all of the information.

 

 In the event that your case must be litigated before a family judge, our firm will work with you to gather and prepare all the relevant facts and evidence needed to present to the Court to achieve the best possible outcome; further, our firm will work with you to strategically prepare this information to present to the Judge.

 

 Our office stands ready and prepared to aggressively litigate your case to the best of your and your family’s interests.

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