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Lafayette Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Businesses involved in litigation require legal representation by attorneys knowledgeable in business and commercial law, skilled in courtroom presentation and dedicated to achieving the best possible results for clients. It is also an advantage if the attorneys are well known and respected by the attorneys and judges of the area where the litigation is occurring. Doran & Cawthorne, P.L.L.C. has provided experienced and successful representation to clients involved in business and commercial litigation in Lafayette since 2005. They have appeared many times in state and federal courts in the area and are highly respected for their courtroom skill. Parties requiring business and commercial representation are urged to contact a Lafayette attorney.

Business and Commercial Litigation

The attorneys at the firm are experienced in a wide variety of business and commercial litigation areas. These include:

  • Breach of Contract: A party breaching a contract owes damages for consequences of the breach. Nevertheless the injured party has a duty to mitigate the damages.
  • Construction Dispute: A construction contract can be complicated with the contractor owing a duty to provide quality work on time and the owner having a duty to provide funds at scheduled dates. Sometimes a subcontractor will not be paid by the general contractor requiring notice the owner that funds are not being passed on. It may be necessary for the contractor to file mechanics liens and foreclose to be paid.
  • Fraud: A contract may be arrived at through misrepresentation. The guilty party owes damages for its misdeeds.
  • Violation of Non-Compete Agreement: As part of a sale of a business, the buyer may seek a promise by the seller not to compete. Violation of this agreement may result in litigation.

Contact a Business Law Attorney in Lafayette

Attorneys at the firm are pleased to discuss business and commercial litigation matters with clients. The attorneys take pride in delivering superb courtroom advocacy for clients. They are also dedicated to providing excellent customer service and value to clients.

Contact a Lafayette business lawyer at the firm for zealous representation.

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Doran & Cawthorne, P.L.L.C. - Lafayette Personal Injury Lawyer
Located at 521 E. Landry St.
Opelousas, LA 70570. View Map
Phone: (888) 527-4716 | Local Phone: (337) 948-8008.
Lafayette Office
(by appointment only):
600 Jefferson St.,
Suite 508
Lafayette, LA 70501
New Orleans Office
(by appointment only):
643 Magazine St,
New Orleans, LA 70130