If you are a business owner, you probably have been sued, threatened with a lawsuit or fretted over the potential for a lawsuit. In our increasing litigious environment, it is not a matter of if you will be sued; it is a matter of when. For the fiscal year 2011, there were nearly 300,000 civil lawsuits filed in federal district courts in the United States. For the fiscal year 2010-2011, there were over 125,000 lawsuits filed in the chancery and circuit courts in Tennessee. This is the latest data as the statistics for the fiscal year 2011-2012 have not yet been released. Also, this data does not include the thousands of suits filed in the general sessions (small claims) courts in Tennessee each year. Many businesses often find themselves mired in collection disputes with customers, contract clashes with vendors, and employment quarrels with current or former employees. While these are […]Continue Reading
Tennessee Litigation LawyersAt Thompson Burton, our commercial and business litigation attorneys have broad experience in dispute resolution. We represent clients among all industries and are dedicated to keeping their best interest top-of-mind. Whether you’re a small business owner or CEO, we are available to represent you and help move your company forward.
Commercial Litigation ServicesOur litigation lawyers at Thompson Burton are passionate about representing Tennessee professionals. If you need legal support to resolve a business-related issue, contact us. Our dedicated team has years of experience in commercial and business litigation regarding a variety of matters, such as:
- Breach of contract cases
- Real estate litigation
- Construction litigation
- Employment disputes
- Multi-Level Marketing (MLM) litigation
- Business partnership issues
- Fraudulent activity
- Business malpractice
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This year, I began practicing with Thompson Burton, PLLC. Previously, I spent over 7 years with a Nashville litigation firm. I am extremely excited about this opportunity to develop new relationships, expand my practice and service Thompson Burton’s clients. This blog will be an important tool for me to regularly connect with clients, businesses, and lawyers to provide useful information concerning business and commercial litigation. The purpose of this blog is to provide timely, informative and useful commentary and information on the legal issues impacting businesses. I will bring you current legal developments, trends, cases, verdicts and settlements affecting businesses in Tennessee and across the country. My goal is that this blog will be a resource for business owners, in-house counsel, entrepreneurs and others who are interested in commercial litigation and business law.Continue Reading