Has someone else damaged your property or caused you to suffer an injury? The experienced civil claims attorneys at Wilson, Reives, Silverman & Doran are ready to help you recover damages.
If you’ve reached the point where you need to file a civil lawsuit, an experienced civil litigation attorney will fight for you in court and work hard to ensure you get the compensation you deserve.
When you file a civil claim, you are asking the court to hold someone else responsible for the harm you’ve suffered. You are known as the plaintiff, and the person you sue is known as the defendant.
When can you file a civil claim?
You can file a civil claim if someone else damages your property, does something that injures you, or causes you to lose money. Here are some common causes of civil claim filing:
If someone damages your property, that person should be held responsible for repairing the damages or compensating you for the value of the property. Unfortunately, not everyone is willing to admit their mistakes and make things right. You might have to file a civil claim against the person who caused the damage.
Here are some examples of civil claims related to property damage:
You can file a civil claim if you were injured as a result of someone else’s actions. It doesn’t matter if those actions were intentional; if they caused your injury, you have a right to file a claim.
Many civil claims are the result of careless behavior, including the following:
You can also file a civil claim if someone else does something that causes you to lose money. These claims are often filed by one business owner against another, but you can file an individual claim against a person or company.
You might have to file a civil claim if any of the following has happened to you:
How can a civil claims attorney help you with a civil claim?
An experienced civil claims attorney can help you avoid serious mistakes that put your case in jeopardy. Your civil claims attorney will fight to win your case and help you collect damages for the harm you’ve suffered.
At Wilson, Reives, Silverman & Doran, we focus on helping people get their lives back after serious injuries or financial losses. You won’t have to worry about your case because we’ll do everything in our power to ensure you recover damages.