Ehlers Law Corporation represents a wide variety of clients – ranging from large corporations to individuals and small businesses – and provides practical and creative approaches to solving their legal and business problems in a manner that fits their business needs and principles. Our primary practice areas are outlined below, and we provide advice and representation in litigation matters involving these and other areas.
Business Contract / Business Tort Disputes
Representation of a wide variety of clients in litigation and other disputes regarding the performance, breach and enforceability of contracts in many industries. Extensive experience advising and representing clients in complex business matters including all types of business agreements and competitive business relationships. Matters include disputes involving claims for breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing, unfair competition, unfair trade practices, interference with business relations and antitrust issues.
Representation of owners and investors in disputes regarding the ownership, governance and financial management of corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies and other business entities. Extensive experience in breach of fiduciary duty, dissolution, accounting, breach of contract and other actions and claims regarding the management and financial activities of all forms of business entities.
Real Estate Litigation
Representation of property owners, lessors, lessees, developers, golf course owners/operators and other clients in real estate contract and development disputes. Extensive knowledge and understanding of real estate transactions, development, financing and other real estate related activities. Advice, representation and assistance in resolving the issues clients face in the real estate arena in order to allow clients to move their projects and businesses forward in a practical and productive manner.
Representation of owners, general contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers, sureties and lienholders on public works and private projects. Significant expertise with mechanics’ liens, breach of contract claims, extra work and change order claims, scheduling and delay claims, defective work claims and other disputes on commercial and residential projects.
Health Care Litigation
Representation of health plans, physician groups, individual physicians and others in the health care industry in a wide variety of contract disputes, competitive business matters and other health care business disputes. We apply our detailed understanding of, and extensive experience in, managed care, claims handling and payment, hospital-physician joint ventures, physician and medical group practice issues, and other business aspects of the health care industry to help clients enforce and protect their rights in order to obtain the relief and results necessary for their businesses to thrive in the challenging and ever-changing world of health care.
Probate and Trust Litigation
Representation of beneficiaries, creditors, administrators and trustees of estates and trusts in complex disputes in civil litigation and probate forums. Matters include will contests, other challenges to estate planning and trust instruments, claims against probate estates, breach of fiduciary duty claims, financial mismanagement claims, and claims for the dissolution of partnerships and other entities in the estate planning arena.