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Choosing a Litigator

What is litigation, and what is a litigator? Basically, everything that takes place once a case is filed in court, up through and including trial, is called “litigation.” If the case isn’t a criminal prosecution, then the case is called “civil” litigation.  A lawyer who can engage in litigation is called a “litigator.”

When one party sues another, the litigation officially starts. The plaintiff files and serves a complaint, in which the plaintiff describes the dispute and Continue reading