It is not uncommon for individuals or businesses to find themselves involved in a legal dispute with another party in Italy or New York. Disputes of this nature, such as a breach of contract, typically fall under what is known as civil litigation which entails the use of courts or arbitrators for adjudication.

For plaintiffs involved in a civil litigation matter in New York or Italy, the objective is to right a wrong, honor an agreement, or to obtain compensation.  Defendants in a civil litigation matter will want to aggressively protect their rights in opposing the plaintiff’s claim.

Whether you are a plaintiff or defendant located in New York or Italy, hiring a qualified civil litigation attorney is crucial in achieving a successful outcome in your case.

Marzano Lawyers PLLC’s civil litigation lawyers are admitted in Italy and New York represent Italian and American plaintiffs and defendants as individuals, partnerships, shareholders and corporations  in the following types of cases:

International Business related litigation in Italy and the United States

  • Fraud
  • Breach of contract
  • Dissolution or breakup of a business
  • Unfair business practices
  • Business disputes
  • Trade secrets
  • Non-compete covenants
  • Securities matters
  • Breach of warranties
  • Employment litigation

Administrative Matters in Italy and the United States

Real estate and construction litigation in New York and Italy

  • Real estate litigation
  • Construction defects
  • Premises liability
  • Lien Law

Marzano Lawyers PLLC’s civil litigation attorneys work closely with clients to evaluate their potential claims or defenses related to the commercial, professional, employment, or personal dispute that is the subject of litigation.   We represent clients before administrative agencies, alternative dispute resolution proceedings such as mediation or arbitration, jury or court trials in Italy and in New York state and federal court as well as proceedings before appellate courts. We help clients prepare their case and counsel them on steps and procedures involved.  A skilled civil litigation attorney can help clients leverage their negotiating position to reach a beneficial settlement which may be the most appropriate and economical manner of handing certain cases.  However, when a dispute cannot be resolved satisfactorily, taking a case to court may be the best or only option.

When required, our international civil litigation attorneys will engage and work closely with experts including investigators, accountants, economic impact analysts, and other relevant professionals. 

If your legal dispute has risen to the level of civil litigation, Marzano Lawyers PLLC’s attorneys are ready to help.