Civil Litigation

Under Florida and Federal law, an individual may pursue monetary damages for certain unfair, unsavory business practices through civil litigation. Like individuals, businesses can be held liable for damages caused by manipulative business practices, including unlawful foreclosure, debt collection harassment, deceptive trade practices, and general business disputes.

When faced with these situations, it is important to have experienced legal representation at your side who can serve as both protector and advisor. An experienced civil litigation can explain the legal options available, identify any obstacles, and assist you properly pursue damages.

Tampa Civil Litigation Lawyer

Michael Germain of Germain Law Group, P.A. is an experienced civil ligation lawyer based in Tampa, Florida. For years he has strongly advocated for clients wronged by businesses, both big and small. He works diligently to prepare the best case possible on your behalf and is not afraid to take your case to trial, if necessary.

Germain Law Group, P.A. proudly represents clients in all business and civil litigation matters, including debt collection, fraudulent inducement, deceptive business practices, wage garnishment, and contractual disputes.

Contact Germain Law Group, P.A. at (813) 835-8888 or submit an online form to schedule a confidential consultation. Germain Law Group, P.A. represents individuals throughout Florida, including Hillsborough County, Pinellas County, Citrus County, Pasco County, Hernando County, Sumter County, and surrounding areas.

Florida Civil Litigation Information Center

Germain Law Group, P.A. represents clients in the following areas of civil law:

  • Personal Injury
  • Deceptive Trade Practices
  • Debt Collection
  • Fraudulent Inducement
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Wage Garnishment
  • Levying Property
  • UCC – Sales of Goods
  • General Business Disputes
  • Unfair Business Practices
  • Small Business Litigation
  • Real Property Disputes
  • Construction Defect Litigation
  • Invasion of Property
  • Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress

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Personal Injury

A suit for damages after an accident involving injury may be brought against an individual and/or a company. Common types of personal injury include the following:

  • Car Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • General Negligence
  • Premises Liability
  • Commercial Truck Accidents

Following a personal injury accident, it is important to consult an experienced civil litigation attorney as the time to file your claim may be limited.

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Debt Collection

A company’s success depends on the accurate and efficient collection of payment for products sold and services rendered. When a client fails to pay the debt owned, the company must take legal measures to ensure the contract is enforced and damages are collected.
An experienced debt collection attorney can assist businesses, large and small; collect debts through the following measures:

  • Judgment Collection
  • Debt Collection
  • Wage Garnishment
  • Levying of Property

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Contractual Disputes

Contractual disputes are one of the most common causes for civil litigation. When two people enter an agreement for the performance of services or delivery of goods, the rights and obligations of each party are supposed to be clearly defined.

When all of the terms of a contract are not fulfilled (or one party believes the terms are not fulfilled), a contractual dispute may arise. Common types of contractual disputes include the following:

  • Business and Commercial Contracts
  • Commercial Lease Contracts
  • Employment Contracts
  • Loan Agreements
  • Lease and Purchase Agreements
  • Non-compete and confidentiality Agreements

It is important to consult an experienced civil litigation attorney during a contractual dispute. A skilled attorney can properly negotiate fulfillment of the contract, negotiate a settlement, or pursue litigation.

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Germain Law Group, P.A. ǀ Hillsborough County Civil Litigation Attorney

Michael Germain, Germain Law Group, P.A.’s founder and managing attorney, makes it his priority to provide clients with realistic counseling during the consultation and course of the case. This empowers clients to make the decision on whether litigation or settlement is the more appropriate course of action based on their unique circumstances.

For simple to complex civil litigation matters, Germain Law Group, P.A. is here to help. Call (813) 835-8888 or send an online message to discuss your case with an experienced Tampa civil lawyer. During your free consultation Michael Germain will help you understand your legal options and advise on the best course of action.

Germain Law Group, P.A. represents clients throughout Hillsborough County, including Tampa, Plant City, Temple Terrace, Sun City Center, Sweetwater Creek, and surrounding communities.

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