litigationWhen it comes to litigation, whether it concerns your business, your property, a contract claim, a personal injury or wrongful death, or a claim for tortious conduct, experience is key. You will want the confidence of knowing that your case or claim is being handled by a trial attorney who is knowledgeable and skilled in both the applicable area of law and in the courtroom.  At Stout Kaiser Matteson Peake & Hendrick LLC, you will find an accomplished and proven trial lawyer, each with over 15 years of significant hands-on litigation experience. We are big firm lawyers with a small firm approach that allows us to offer individual, professional attention to every matter that we take on.

At Stout Kaiser Matteson Peake & Hendrick LLC every client is important, and each case is reviewed and handled by senior level lawyers; your case will never be handed off to an inexperienced junior attorney, a paralegal, or other office staff.  Our litigation practice is guided by timeless, core principles.  We will conduct ourselves with professional integrity, honesty, and candor in prosecuting and defending our clients in their legal matters.  Throughout your claim or lawsuit, we will understand your lawful objectives, and we will aggressively pursue your interests to the fullest extent allowed by law.

Our litigation attorneys handle a wide variety of complex civil and commercial litigation cases, including all types of traditional business litigation matters, including contract disputes, business dissolutions and partnership disputes, commercial real estate and leasing disputes, construction litigation, real property litigation, fraud and unfair business practices, breach of fiduciary duties, commercial debt collection, trade secret, confidential information, non-competition and restrictive covenant disputes, and employment litigation.  Our attorneys are also experienced in bank and borrower disputes, guarantor suits, commercial foreclosures and receiverships.

In addition, if you have been injured or lost a loved one through the negligence, recklessness, or willful action of another, our litigation team provides proven legal representation in all types of personal and catastrophic injury claims, including injuries incurred in automobile, trucking and motorcycle accidents, premises liability and slip-and-fall accidents, as well as vicious animal injuries, and other tort claims.  Our attorneys also aggressively fight for the rights of those harmed through railroad injuries under FELA, the Federal Employers Liability Act.  We also have a proven track record of success in litigating invasion of privacy torts, defamation, and misappropriation of image and likeness claims.