Civil Litigation

"Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. As a peacemaker the lawyer has superior opportunity of being a good man. There will still be business enough." - Abraham Lincoln

The attorneys at Schmitz Law strive to be that peacemaker. However, when your dispute reaches a boiling point and the inevitable arises, sometimes there is no alternative but to hire a lawyer and take it to court.

At Schmitz Law, PC, our litigation lawyers advise when to settle, but fight hard when we must. We will guide you through the complexities of your dispute or lawsuit and devise a strategy to tackle it head on. We represent plaintiffs and defendants at all stages of the litigation process, including:

  • pre-suit negotiations
  • mediation
  • trials
  • post-judgment enforcement proceedings.

With over a decade of litigation experience, the litigation attorneys at Schmitz Law are prepared to handle many types of civil cases, including:

  • Business disputes fraud, breach of contract, unfair and deceptive trade practices
  • Catastrophic personal injury claims, including motor vehicle collisions, premises liability, slip and fall, and other types of serious injury claims
  • Employment-related disputes
  • Construction litigation involving defective construction, lien claims, and contract disputes
  • Property disputes
  • Debt recovery and post-judgment enforcement

We offer a variety of fee options, ranging from contingency fees, hourly fees, and flat fees, with the best fee option being assessed for the task-at-hand.

Let us bring some sense to the confusion. To discuss your dispute in a stress-free environment focused on your potential legal options, call us at 336-893-0332 or complete our online contact form. From our office in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, we represent clients throughout the Triad, including Lexington and High Point.