St. Petersburg Litigation Attorneys

At Battaglia, Ross, Dicus & McQuaid, P.A., we strive to protect our clients and resolve their dispute matters in a creative, cost effective manner. We are equally adept in the traditional trial setting or in the various methods of alternative dispute resolution involving mediation as well as binding and non-binding arbitration.

Administrative Litigation – We handle disputes between businesses and the government or regulatory agencies, including local, state and federal agencies.

Corporate and Partnership Disputes – We have experience handling complex litigation matters involving disputes among stakeholders in partnerships, corporations and limited liability companies.

Business and Commercial Litigation – This includes enforcing contracts, disputes with customers or vendors, unauthorized use of copyrights and trademarks, unfair competition, disputes with vendors, wages, breach of employment contracts and non-compete agreements.

Financial Institution Litigation – Our attorneys handle a broad array of lending and financial disputes involving banking and financial transactions as well as other business matters involving financial institutions.

Computer and Software Litigation – This includes software development, computer contracts, software failure, licensing and agreement, patent or copyright infringement

Construction Litigation – Construction defects and delays, licensing disputes, construction liens, contract disputes, surety and insurance claims and contractor disputes.

Intellectual Property Litigation – This involves business patents, copyrights, trademarks and trade dress by competitors of your business.

Professional Liability Litigation – We have experience in cases involving negligence or malpractice claims involving attorneys, accountants, engineers, architects and other professionals.

1st Amendment Litigation – We can help defend your rights and civil liberties through public official libel, free speech, free press, freedom of religion and access to public records and meetings cases.

Securities Litigation – These disputes can result from purchasing stocks, bonds, annuities and other investments from securities from a broker or salesman prior to the sale of a business; the sale of a business opportunity; a loan; or the purchase of notes, bonds or other tangible or intangible property.

Trade Secret Litigation – Protect your business’ proprietary information through licensing agreements, non-disclosure agreements, confidentiality agreements, and non-competition agreements, as well as fighting unauthorized commercial use.

Trust & Probate Litigation – We represent beneficiaries, personal representatives, trustees and other interested parties in securing the rights of loved ones.

Real Estate Litigation – We handle contentious mortgage foreclosure actions, lawsuits between purchasers and sellers of real estate, complex commercial landlord/tenant controversies and more.

Insurance & Bad Faith Litigation – We handle bad faith claims against insurance companies that have violated standards governing insurance company behavior. We also prosecute and defend appeals in first-party insurance disputes, coverage litigation, and bad faith cases.

Bankruptcy Creditor Litigation – We handle matters involving secured and unsecured Creditors’ Rights, Proof of Claims, Debtors’ Remedies, Adversary Proceedings, Fraudulent Transfer actions, Preferential transfers, Relief from the Automatic Bankruptcy Stay and more.

Alternative Dispute Resolution – We resolve disputes at mediations by serving as advocates and counselors, representing clients before arbitration panels and in assisting clients in planning for the mediation or arbitration process when drafting contracts and other legal documents.

Intentional Torts – An intentional tort is a term used to describe a cause of action as result of a person’s intentional acts rather than their inability to act reasonable (negligence).

Federal Practice – Civil rights and employment matters, civil and commercial litigation dispute, criminal matters, appellate filing, financial, banking matters and tax matters

Health Law Litigation – We handle disputes and litigation affecting corporate and individual healthcare providers, subscribers and consumers.