Practice Areas

Civil Litigation and Alternative Dispute Resolution

The attorneys at Clarkin & Phillips, P.C. are committed to providing its clients with zealous and cost-effective advocacy throughout the litigation process. We regularly appear before the state and federal courts and administrative agencies. We also frequently mediate and arbitrate the claims of our clients before court-sponsored and/or private alternative dispute resolution providers.

Our litigation attorneys have substantial experience representing individuals and businesses in a wide range of cases including, but certainly not limited to:

• business disputes such as breach of contract claims, unfair competition, commercial debt collection
• shareholder and partnership disputes
• employment disputes, including discrimination claims and matters related to the payment of wages and commissions, and breach of non-competition, non-solicitation and confidentiality agreements
• securities arbitration
• professional malpractice
• real-estate disputes
• personal injury claims
• probate litigation, including will challenges and disputes with respect to the accounts or other filings by fiduciaries
• unfair and deceptive business practice claims
• insurance matters

If you find yourself in need of an experienced civil litigator, please contact any of our attorneys who practice in this area:

John R. Cavanaugh, Esquire 781-772-2890 jrc@clarkinphillips.com
Dorothy M. Bickford, 781-431-2525 dbickford@clarkinphillips.com