As opposed to criminal cases, civil cases attempt to resolve conflicts between individuals and/or corporations by awarding victims settlements to compensate them for their injuries and losses. Commonly, civil cases are filed after someone is injured as a result of:
In the case of wrongful death, families of the deceased will also have a civil case and will likely be entitled to compensation.
If you or a loved one has recently been injured due to another individual's or corporation's negligence or recklessness, it's vital that you:
An initial consultation is just the first step in building and settling a civil case. At the Law Offices of David S. Chesley, Inc., we provide our clients with the best possible representation by:
While our lawyers are prepared to aggressively fight for your rights in trial proceedings, about 95 percent of all civil cases are settled before their trial date.
Settlements in civil action cases will vary according to:
In most cases, civil case settlements include compensation for:
For more information about pursuing a civil case, contact the Law Offices of David S. Chesley, Inc. today.
Law Offices of David S. Chesley, Inc.
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