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Litigation

blogpost6The attorneys with Bass Dunklin regularly handle a vast array of litigation in the North Carolina Business Court as well as the Federal Courts including the Western District, the Middle District and the Eastern District of North Carolina.  We also have experience with arbitration panels and appeals in both state and federal courts.

 

Commercial Litigation 

The attorneys of Bass Dunklin handle every type of dispute on the commercial litigation spectrum from breach of contract claims to shareholder disputes and business torts.   Our core competencies include any facet of commercial litigation from breach of contract claims in various industries to corporate governance and shareholder disputes.

Construction Law

Bass Dunklin has attorneys with vast experience in litigating construction matters, including mechanic’s lien and bond law claims, contractual, indemnity and warranty disputes and claims involving personal injury and property damage. We also have attorneys with significant expertise in Construction Law to preventatively advise clients with respect to construction contracts, construction documents, preserving lien rights and liability issues.

Employment Disputes

Our core competence includes defending against all types of EEOC claims (including assisting clients during EEOC investigations) as well as defending against or enforcing Non-Competes or Non-solicitation clauses as well as the host of business tort claims that tend to accompany this sort of litigation. Additionally, Bass Dunklin has successfully defended against as well as brought claims under the North Carolina Wage and Hour Act and routinely assists our corporate clients by negotiating severance packages with exiting employees.

Estate & Fiduciary Litigation

The attorneys at Bass Dunklin handle all facets of Estate & Fiduciary Litigation from simple disputes requiring a partition proceeding to complex will caveats involving claims of undue influence claims involving multi-million dollar estates.  We have successfully handled claims for those serving in a fiduciary capacity as well as heirs/beneficiaries implicating breach of fiduciary duties, modifications or termination of a trust and a host of other estate-related claims.

Real Estate Litigation

Bass Dunklin attorneys regularly represent clients in a broad range of real estate related litigation including commercial lease disputes, property and title disputes and conflicts involving purchase and sale contracts. We also represent commercial landlords when it is necessary to evict a defaulting tenant and institute lawsuits to seek the appropriate damages under the law.