Business & Civil Litigation

Business & Civil Litigation

Business law matters must be taken seriously. Any type of legal issue can result in your business reputation being damaged, which could result in your losing business. We provide competent legal guidance to business owners across the Chicago, IL and Miami, FL area who need help with the following business issues:

  • Entity Formation – How you structure your business can have an impact on personal liability, taxes, and your ability to secure financing. We will take the time to make sure we understand your short and long-term business goals, help you decide on the right business structure, and help prepare the legal documents for your business.
  • Tort litigation – Breach of contract claims, fraud, and trademark, or copyright infringement issues are some of the matters that could result in litigation. We will provide aggressive legal representation to ensure your business interests are protected.
  • Partnership disputes – A dispute with a partner can cause several problems, and put your business at risk. We can help you find the best way to resolve these matters, whether the resolution involves discussions or litigation.
  • Trademark– We help business owners prepare the proper documents to register their company trademark with local and federal registries. In cases where your trademark is being used by a competitor, we can also represent you in opposition and infringement matters. We can help protect your rights when someone is using your business name, or unique mark to promote a competitive business.

We understand you will need help making decisions that could have legal and financial ramifications for your business. We are committed to making sure you have the right information, so you can make the best possible decisions.

Starting a business is exciting, and watching your business grow and thrive is rewarding. When you need legal help to ensure your business remains strong, contact Weiss Ortiz, P. C. for help. We will aggressively represent your interests and help ensure you have the legal guidance you need to help ensure your business continues to thrive. Contact us for a free, no obligation consultation today.


IP Litigation

Weiss Ortiz Law handles intellectual property matters related to infringement, prosecution and opposition proceedings. It is important to be proactive in protecting your trademark, service mark or copyrighted work of art. Please contact the office for a no obligation, free consultation.

Intellectual Property

Weiss Ortiz Law is able to register your trademark or service mark in local and federal registries, copyright your works of art, and represent you in opposition and infringement matters. Please contact the office for a no obligation, free consultation.

Civil Litigation

Unfortunately, sometimes disputes that cannot be resolved without the assistance of the courts. In these cases, if you have been sued or you need to sue another person or business, you need an attorney with experience handling civil litigation. This field of law covers a broad range of issues including foreclosure defense, contract disputes, fraud and disputes between landlords and tenants.

While it is generally preferable to settle matters outside of court, we understand this is not always realistic. In some cases, what appears to be a minor dispute can turn into a serious matter that requires legal intervention. We are here to help protect your interests in all civil litigation matters. We will take the time to understand the challenges you are facing and develop a strategy to help overcome those challenges.

Regardless of the issue, you should have competent legal advice. Someone who will be representing your best interests and protecting you in court. If you are in the Chicago, IL or Miami, FL area and you need competent legal help, contact Weiss Ortiz, P.C. today.