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New clients guide

What to know...

Plantiff- complainant; initiates a lawsuit

defendant- the person accused of a crime

complaint- formal statement naming the defendant and describing the lawsuit

summons- court request for your appearance in court because you are either a witness or a defendant

pleadings- formal written statement of a parties claims or defenses to another parties claims in a civil action

pretrial conference- a meeting of the parties to an action and their attorneys held before the court prior to the commencement of actual courtroom proceedings

mediation- a way of resolving disputes between two or more parties with concrete effects

arbitration- a technique for the resolution of disputes outside the courts

trial- a coming together of parties to a dispute to present information in a court setting

preponderance of evidence- the greater weight of the evidence required in a civil lawsuit for the trier of fact to decide in favor of one side or the other

verdict- the finding or answer of a jury given to the court concerning a matter submitted to their judgement

appeal- an application or proceeding for review by a higher tribunal

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We are open up to every type of client there is. Was it your fault? Was it theirs? Are you innocent? You will be properly represented with our company. Come in and give this company a try, you will never want to go to someone else after this.