Pembroke Pines Civil Litigation Lawyers

Find the right Litigation attorney in Pembroke Pines, FL

Litigation Lawyers in Pembroke Pines

In Pembroke Pines, Florida "civil litigation" refers to the process through which a court determines legal disputes that are not criminal in nature. They can involve private and public entities.

Courts in Pembroke Pines, Florida do not use civil litigation as a means to punish people for their wrongdoing, or to deter future bad acts.

Civil litigation in Pembroke Pines, Florida is instead meant to ensure that the victims of wrongdoing are, whenever possible, given tangible compensation for the costs associated with the harm they suffered. This normally means requiring the culpable party to pay the plaintiff a sum of money. However, other forms of relief, such as injunctions (a court order compelling a person to do something, or to stop doing something) are sometimes available, and more appropriate.

Common subjects of civil litigation in Pembroke Pines, Florida

In Pembroke Pines, Florida, virtually anything can be the subject of civil litigating, since a legal wrong can occur in almost any context. However, there are a few areas in which civil litigation is particularly common in Pembroke Pines, Florida.

Employment: Employers and employees in Pembroke Pines, Florida have an unique relationship. It can be a major source of friction. When disputes involving wages, discrimination, or on-the-job injuries arise, civil litigation is a very strong possibility if the parties cannot resolve their disagreement amicably.

Personal Injury: When a person suffers a physical injury at the hands of someone else, either intentionally or negligently, they usually want the person who caused the injury to compensate them. In Pembroke Pines, Florida, the most common way such compensation is sought is civil litigation, with the injured party asking a court to order the defendant to cover their medical expenses, lost wages, and other losses directly attributed to the defendant's conduct.

Family: Family relationships in Pembroke Pines, Florida can be very complicated, which can lead to discord. From this, civil litigation can sometimes arise. It normally occurs between spouses (or formers spouses), and commonly concerns issues such as child support, spousal support, and custody of children.

How Can a Pembroke Pines, Florida Lawyer Help?

Pembroke Pines, Florida civil litigation is never simple, and it can typically be convoluted enough to make a person's head spin. On top of that, people are rarely faced with the possibility of civil litigation when it happens to be proper for them.

Thus, it's always a good idea to find a lawyer in Pembroke Pines, Florida who specializes in civil litigation, if it looks like you're going to be facing a civil litigation issue in the near future.

Talk to a Law Attorney now!

Life in Pembroke Pines

Pembroke Pines is the 157th largest city in the United States and still manages to win "All America City Awards" and outstanding achievement in the Civil Livability Awards Program. The 150,000 residents of Pembroke Pines are also within the limits of Broward County that has won the Five Star School Award from the Florida department of Education. The schools were recognized for outstanding community involvement exemplifying the city's motto: "Join us and progress with us." Pembroke Pines was originally incorporated in 1960 and was named for the nearby road, Pembroke Road. The convenient location along the Florida Turnpike makes it a great place for commerce. In addition to an airport and the Broward Correctional Institution, Pembroke Pines also plays host to some of the best shopping in all of Broward County and maybe even the state. There are a number of shopping centers, malls, and outlet stores nearby. Many celebrities and sports stars call Pembroke Pines home. Baseball players Manny Ramirez, Jeff Fiorentino, Mike Napoli, and Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kendall Newson all call Pembroke Pines home. Demographically, Pembroke Pines is very diverse. Many lawyers are residents of Pembroke Pines and are familiar with local legal issues and procedures. Pembroke Pines lawyers are knowledgeable of the Florida State Judicial System and will be able to help you figure out your options and fight for you.

Clients Rate LegalMatch Attorneys
(click to read reviews)

Howard B.
Howard B.

Business - Litigation

Rye Brook, NY

Mark B.
Mark B.

Business - Litigation

Roseland, NJ

David A.
David A.

Business - Litigation

Walnut Creek, CA