What is Commercial Litigation?

Commercial litigation, or business litigation, involves legal action relating to any business relationship. As a result, it covers many issues, including contract disputes, a breach of contract, partnership or corporation disputes, shareholder issues, class action suits, breach of duty, and other allegations arising in a business context. So, if you're facing a legal action requiring the services of a commercial litigation attorney in Bucks County, Montgomery County, or the greater Philadelphia area, get in touch with an attorney at our law firm.

Unlike consumer litigation with clear plaintiffs and defendants, each side in a dispute may have claims and defenses in commercial litigation. For example, both parties play a hand in the final agreement and may have an issue with the outcome.

Equally important, commercial litigation may take place in several venues, including state, federal, or local courts. They may also extend to private arbitration or administrative hearings. Consequently, it pays to work with a litigation law firm with commercial litigation attorneys comfortable at each level. It also pays to enlist a law firm with varied expertise to support your litigation claim.

Our Attorneys Handle a Variety of Concerns

Because commercial litigation spans so many concerns, we can provide you with a commercial litigation attorney supported by considerable expertise, including intellectual property, business law, franchise law, and more. That varied expertise allows us to assist clients in resolving a wide range of claims and disputes, including the following:

  • Banking and negotiable instruments
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Commercial lease disputes
  • Contract litigation, including claims of breach of contract, non-payment, defect, and delay
  • Construction litigation
  • Franchise litigation
  • Non-compete litigation and enforcement
  • Shareholder, partnership, and LLC disputes and litigation
  • Trade disparagement
  • Trademark and copyright infringement
  • Unfair trade practices and consumer protection law
  • Uniform Commercial Code (U.C.C.) litigation

Our commercial litigation attorneys bring experience to the table in various types of proceedings:

  • Declaratory judgment actions
  • Injunctions and temporary restraining orders
  • Judgment enforcement and garnishment proceedings
  • Mediation and arbitration

Need to Talk to a Commercial Litigation Attorney?

When it comes to legal disputes, commercial litigation is common owing to the number of potential concerns between business entities. If you're running into a business issue requiring legal help, contact a commercial litigation attorney at our law offices serving Bucks County, Montgomery County, and the greater Philadelphia area. We have offices in Doylestown, Norristown, PA, and Cherry Hill, NJ.

You'll be in the hands of the best lawyers in the area. U.S. News cited us as a Best Law Firm. It also names 12 of our attorneys as Best Lawyers. We know that every case involved people. So we'll listen to your concerns to deliver the best legal remedy.


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