Protecting Your Rights In Business Litigation
Lawsuits can drain business resources in terms of money, time and energy. If you are involved in litigation with a customer, partner, supplier or distributor – or a dispute that has the potential to turn into a lawsuit – you can’t afford to divert your attention from your business operations. Turn the matter over to a successful, respected business litigation firm.
Offices in Wyandotte to serve clients in the Downriver Detroit area and throughout Michigan. We also have an office in Chicago for businesses in the greater Chicago metropolitan area and all over the state of Illinois.
The attorneys at Pentiuk, Couvreur & Kobiljak, P.C., are well-versed in all aspect of litigation. We are experienced trial and appellate lawyers who represent both plaintiffs and defendants in a wide range of business litigation matters.
We are zealous advocates for our clients whether you are:
- Corporations and other business entities such as limited liability companies, partnerships, professional, corporations, nonprofits, churches and ministries
- Housing cooperatives
- Credit unions and banks
- Condominium associations
- Doctors, dentists and other health professionals
- Individuals and families
- Homeowners associations
Working To Resolve Disputes Out Of Court — But Ready To Go To Trial
Whenever possible, we strive to resolve breach of contract disputes through skillful, efficient and cost-effective negotiations. But we also know that some parties are not prepared to settle out of court.
Our lawyers are licensed to appear in courts and tribunals throughout Michigan and Illinois. We handle appeals before the Michigan Court of Appeals and the Michigan Supreme Court. Our litigators also represent clients before Michigan administrative agencies such as the Michigan Tax Tribunal, the Michigan Department of Civil Rights and the Michigan State Tax Commission.
On the federal level, we handle matters in all of the U.S. District Courts and Bankruptcy Courts within Michigan and Illinois. At the appellate level, we appear before the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court. We also represent clients before federal agencies such as the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the Surface Transportation Board of the U.S. Department of Transportation.
Just because you did not prevail at trial doesn’t mean the trial court got it right. Unfavorable outcomes can be overturned and reversed on appeal. Our lawyers, at Pentiuk, Couvreur & Kobiljak, P.C., are more than capable of handling your appellate needs.
Alternative Dispute Resolution
With the recent emphasis on alternative dispute resolution, our trial lawyers are experienced in handling cases before the American Arbitration Association, the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, and private arbitrator programs such as the Christian Conciliation Service. We are experienced in programs instituted by various district courts, Wayne County Circuit Court, Mediation Tribunal Association, Macomb County Circuit Court and Oakland County Circuit Court, as well as that of the Michigan Court of Appeals.
Our litigators access and maintain up-to-date case law, statutes and regulations, pleadings and other resources to effectively advocate for our clients. Through the use of our brief and pleadings banks of documents, we are able to efficiently conduct discovery and motion practice. Trials can quickly become expensive. The digital technology and resources used by Pentiuk, Couvreur & Kobiljak, P.C., provide for more efficient and less costly trial advocacy. All of these resources add up to major advantages to our clients and help achieve great results.
Don’t let a disputed matter turn into a costly lawsuit. If you are involved in a dispute, or a lawsuit has already been filed, arrange an opportunity to meet with one of our attorneys right away. Call our office in Wyandotte at 734-281-7100 or our Chicago office at 773-435-6503, or send an email requesting a time to meet.