Since most civil lawsuits are handled in state courts, the majority of practicing attorneys never even enter federal court. If you are involved in a dispute where federal jurisdiction applies or a federal case has been brought, you need an attorney who is more than simply acquainted with federal law and federal rules of procedure. At Freireich, L.L.C., I litigate cases in the federal court system. I understand the many nuances, advantages and disadvantages of federal court, and I am prepared to represent you in all civil matters.
Not every case can go to federal court. This is because the court only has the power to hear certain cases. This power is known as subject matter jurisdiction. Federal jurisdiction can be extremely complex, but most of the civil cases that end up in federal court fall into the following categories:
I regularly bring and defend federal claims on behalf of clients.
Some civil lawsuits can and should be filed in federal court. Federal court may offer:
An experienced federal court litigator will fully explain whether your case should be filed federally or removed from the state court to the federal system.
To schedule a free consultation with a seasoned federal court trial attorney, call Freireich, L.L.C. at (973) 845-2050 or contact me online. My office is conveniently located in Livingston and represents clients throughout New Jersey and New York.