Civil Litigation

Civil litigation is entered into when two parties have a disagreement and the desired resolution does not involve criminal charges. Civil litigation can be entered into in federal court, state court, and local courts, and can involve a number of different proceedings, including: investigation, discovery, pleadings, negotiations, arbitration, mediation, settlements, pre-trial hearings, trials, and appeals. The team at the Kokosa Law Firm can review your case and assist you throughout the entire process of filing and pursuing a non-criminal lawsuit. Our team will advise you regarding the merits of your civil case an in which venue civil litigation would have the best chances of success.

The Kokosa Law Firm is available to represent clients in a wide variety of civil lawsuits, including:

  • Professional Malpractice
  • Personal Injury
  • Wrongful Death
  • Construction Law
  • Products Liability
  • Trademark Issues
  • Defamation
  • Contracts
  • Appeals
  • Environmental Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Landlord Tenant Disputes


Civil lawsuits can become long and drawn out. It is often in your best interest to have an experienced attorney serve as your advocate in these type of adversarial proceedings. The team at the Kokosa Law Firm is experienced in managing all aspects of civil litigation in order to achieve the best possible results in a timely manner. Our team has in-depth knowledge of civil rules and procedures and is experienced in negotiating with insurance companies and antagonistic parties. Not all civil lawsuits will pass through all stages of litigation and many cases can be settled prior to a trial.

The Kokosa Law firm represents clients in civil lawsuits in Albany, Troy, Schenectady, Glens Falls, Saratoga, Queensbury, Clifton Park, Rotterdam, Kingston, and surrounding areas. Give us a call at 518-907-4694 to discuss your case.


Business Litigation / Commercial Litigation

Litigation can often be an unanticipated cost of doing business. If your business gets sued, the Kokosa Law Firm has the resources and expertise to defend your business’ position and get the focus back on your day-to-day operations.

The Kokosa Law Firm can assist your business with various different types of business litigation, including:

  • Breach of Contract
  • Unfair Business Practices
  • Warranty / Guarantee litigation
  • Business Dissolution
  • Construction Litigation
  • Creditor / Debtor Litigation
  • Purchase / Sales Agreements
  • Real Estate Partitions
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Confidentiality Agreements
  • Non-compete Agreements
  • General Negligence and Premises Liability
  • Corporate & Partnership Disputes
  • Fraud / Fraudulent Transfers


Business and commercial litigation can be very complicated and unclear. Having an attorney with litigation experience can be critical to protecting your legal rights. Whether your business is a sole proprietorship, a partnership, a non-for-profit, or a major corporation, the team at the Kokosa Law Firm is available to represent your business during all stages of commercial litigation from investigation to negotiation to trial and appeals. Free initial consultations are available, give us a call at 518-907-4694 to discuss your case.