Commercial Law

Commercial Law

Today’s business market is competitive. But when competition goes too far and you need to protect your rights, the business attorneys at Clarke Law are here to help. We represent businesses of all sizes in all types of commercial litigation. Our attorneys approach every case with a keen appreciation for and deep understanding of our client’s needs. We will thoroughly analyze your business’s unique situation, and offer advice that puts every option on the table. Throughout it all, we will remain cognizant of your bottom line and the long-term implications that litigation can have on your business.

Clarke Law has been serving the legal needs of the Northwest Ohio business community since 2005 and proudly represents large, medium, and small businesses in and around Toledo, Ohio. Our attorneys regularly appear in state courts in Lucas County, Wood County, Fulton County, Erie County, and Sandusky County, and in federal courts throughout Ohio.

Whether you need to hire a commercial litigation attorney to protect your rights, or your business has been sued and you need a vigorous defense, Clarke Law is here to help.

Business Litigation Attorneys Serving Northwest Ohio

When you hire Clarke Law, know that you have an experienced and aggressive legal professional on your side who will represent you in court, guide you through the complex and sometimes contentious process of commercial litigation, and offer advice on how to move your business forward. We take pride in serving as both attorneys and counselors because we know that legal advice is only part of the solution.

Our lawyers have extensive experience representing businesses in state and federal courts, on appeal, and before administrative agencies. We are no strangers to the courtroom and thrive when we take a case to trial. But we also recognize that sometimes, the best solution is to avoid litigation through negotiation, mediation, or arbitration.

Our attorneys handle business disputes involving:

  • Breach of contract
  • Fraud
  • Tortious interference with business
  • Wiretapping
  • Employment
  • Intellectual property
  • Negligent misrepresentation
  • Interference with economic advantage

If your business suffered a loss because of a breached contract or a business tort, or if your business has been named as a defendant in a lawsuit, having an experienced commercial litigation attorney on your side is critical, and Clarke Law is here to help.

Choose Clarke Law for Your Commercial Litigation Needs

During your first meeting with the lawyers at Clarke Law, we will listen intently and ask thoughtful questions so we understand your business generally, and the unique situation you are facing specifically. We will analyze the needs of your business and present you with all the available options. Together, we will make a plan to achieve the best possible resolution in your particular case.

One of our goals in commercial litigation is to minimize the impact of litigation on your bottom line. In some cases, the best business decision is to resolve a dispute out of court. Other times, the only way to fully protect your rights is through litigation, trial, or appeal.

We are proud to offer a thoughtful and business-oriented approach to evaluating our client’s needs, and make a point of striking a balance between cost-effective representation and a strong negotiating position that allows our clients to succeed.

Our business law clients know that we will explore every option when it comes to representing their interests. They also know that we are practical and pragmatic in our approach, cognizant of the bottom line and the long-term implications of decisions they make.

At Clarke Law, we help our clients transition through stressful, life-changing conflicts. We’re proud to work as true attorneys and counselors because we know that, in the long run, legal advice is only part of the solution.

Clarke Law. Fierce Business Litigators. Thoughtful Business Advisors.

Business litigation is complex and the stakes are almost always high. Having an experienced business litigation attorney on your side is critical and can mean the difference between success and failure.

Our experienced business litigation attorneys bring creative strategies to the table and offer an in-depth analysis of your unique situation. We offer a pragmatic approach, cognizant of your bottom line and the potential long-term implications of decisions you make with regard to commercial litigation.

When you hire Clarke Law, know that you have an experienced and tenacious litigator on your side who will fight for your rights.

With offices in downtown Toledo, we represent business clients throughout Northwest Ohio. Learn more about our attorneys and what to expect when you hire Clarke Law, then contact us today to schedule a meeting to discuss your case.

What to Expect

At Clarke Law, we know that our clients come to us when they are at their most vulnerable, often facing some of the most difficult and stressful events of their entire lifetimes. That is why we take pride in our caring, thoughtful approach to domestic relations, family law, and commercial litigation.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to hire a divorce attorney?

If you are considering divorce, or if your spouse has already filed, you need an experienced family law attorney on your side who will answer your questions, make a plan to help see you through, and fight to protect the future for you and your children. Divorce and dissolution of marriage can be overwhelming. Here, we answer questions about divorce and dissolution, property division, and child and spousal support. We understand that each case is unique, and we will answer these questions and more during your initial consultation.

What is the cost of hiring an attorney for my divorce?

There are many factors that determine the fee for divorce services, as each case is unique. To best understand your case and provide you with an initial estimate of services, we offer a free consultation to discuss your case. This meeting typically lasts about an hour during which we will listen as you tell us about your current situation, the reasons for the divorce, and share your concerns. We will answer your questions and make a plan for how to successfully get through the divorce.

How long does an average divorce take in Ohio?

A divorce in Ohio can take up to 18 months depending on the issues you are facing. We will identify these issues and provide reasonable timing expectations during the initial consultation.

When can I file for divorce?

Ohio law requires that you have been a resident of the state for at least six months before you can file for divorce.

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