Sophisticated Litigation Counsel
At Demetriou, Del Guercio, Springer & Francis, LLP, our attorneys handle complex legal cases involving a range of civil litigation matters for clients throughout California. We have provided litigation counsel and support for businesses and entities for more than 60 years, and our trial lawyers have decades of experience advising, planning, managing and executing successful litigation strategies for our clients.
We recognize that litigation should be the last resort. We also recognize that sometimes it is the only available option. Our litigation skills are bolstered by our substantial experience with transactional matters, as well as our great depth of experience with intricate administrative and regulatory proceedings. We zealously enforce our clients’ rights with our tough, efficient, effective representation.
Experience With A Variety Of Forums
Our litigation practice is before all state and federal trial and appellate courts, as well as federal and state administrative agencies. We have the knowledge and skill to handle all aspects of litigation, from the beginning, through discovery and motion practice, to trial and any appeal. We also are well versed in alternative dispute resolution, including mediation, arbitration, settlement conferences and other vehicles to resolve disputes.
In writ of mandate proceedings, we have successfully represented clients in substantial challenges to the enforcement of various governmental actions, including regulations, fees, environmental impact reports and development restrictions.
Demetriou, Del Guercio, Springer & Francis, LLP, aggressively litigates a wide variety of substantial litigation matters, including:
- Real estate and business disputes
- Eminent domain, which includes some of our most notable cases
- Environmental law, from pollution to natural resources
- Breach of commercial sales contracts
- Breach of fiduciary duties, making sure there are no conflicts of interest
- Partnership duties, working toward a more cohesive future
- Insurance coverage, should unforeseen circumstances arise
Substantial Administrative Experience
We also have an active administrative litigation practice with frequent appearances before the United States Environmental Protection Agency, the California Environmental Protection Agency, California Air Resources Board, South Coast Air Quality Management District, California Regional Water Quality Control Boards and various local agencies.