San Diego’s Business and Civil Litigation Experts

business-litigation

With nearly four decades of legal experience, Ms Smith-Chavez lends her expertise to clients in a variety of business and civil litigation settings.

Business Ligiation

When legal problems arise, the health and future of a business can be disrupted by the lengthy litigation process. Securing trustworthy representation is the foundation to overcoming obstacles and returning to normal business operations. Smith Chavez Law lends 36 years of knowledge and expertise to clients who require a superior level of legal representation.

While Ms Smith-Chavez is fully prepared to represent both large and small businesses in court, some disputes may be resolved through mediation. In these situations Liz has decades of experience and a vast network of professional connections which help to aid clients in negotiating a resolution to their problems.

Ms Smith-Chavez has participated in every level of business litigation, including (but not limited to):

  • Breach of Contract
  • Financing and Lending Disputes
  • Insurance
  • Employment
  • Bad faith
  • Corporations and partnerships
  • Officer and director liability
  • Unfair competition and unfair trade practices
  • Accounting
  • Small business problems
Oil and Gas

With a special interest in the oil and gas industry, Ms Smith-Chavez lends her expertise to businesses who require legal representation in the following areas:

  • Contracts
  • Litigation
  • Regulation
Tort Defense

Ms Smith-Chavez assists clients in many different areas of tort defense, including:

  • Personal injury
  • Wrongful death
  • Emotional distress
Probate Litigation

When you’re mourning the loss of a loved one, the last thing anyone wants is to endure a long court process afterward. Yet, without experienced and knowledgeable guidance, estates can become tied up in probate for months or even years. Ms Smith-Chavez guides beneficiaries through this process, and help them avoid the pitfalls of numerous deadlines and legal forms which can complicate the probate procedure. With compassionate, expert guidance by your side, probate disputes can be resolved without expensive litigation. Assets will be protected, and an amicable solution can be sought which preserves the best interests of clients and the estate.  Ms. Smith-Chavez is particularly proud of her ability to resolve issues and disputes before the passing of a family member.

After successfully resolving hundreds of business and civil cases, Ms Smith-Chavez possesses the knowledge to navigate all possibilities and reach a solution that best benefits her clients. Every situation is unique, and deserves a thorough analysis and explanation of options. Please call to arrange a consultation, and Ms Smith-Chavez will thoroughly examine your case, explain all available options, and represent you or your business to achieve a resolution.

Real Estate Law

Real Estate Law

With over 36 years of experience practicing as a Real Estate Attorney in San Diego, your case is in sound and capable hands.

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Business and Civil Litigation

Business and Civil Litigation

Business and civil litigation requires expertise and experience.  Smith Chavez Law brings both to your side of the courtroom.

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Contact us today for an evaluation of your case.  We’ll give you our expert opinion and a recommendation on how to move forward.

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