Protecting Your Business Interests In Litigation

The stakes are high in litigation involving your business. Without a clear sense of where your case is going, you could end up spending thousands of dollars in legal expenses without a resolution in sight.

Van Ness, Williamson LLP has the experience to evaluate the risks of litigation and help you identify the most efficient way to reach your goals, whether that is negotiation or litigation. Attorney James Van Ness has litigated commercial cases throughout the western United States and has been admitted to over a dozen federal district courts. Leonard Williamson was the senior trial attorney for the Oregon Department of Justice.

We represent plaintiffs and defendants in commercial litigation. The following are examples of the legal issues we handle:

  • Partnership and shareholder disputes
  • Breach of contract claims
  • Trademark disputes
  • Customs and valuation disputes
  • Disputes over noncompetition and other employment agreements
  • Defense of employers in discrimination and other employment disputes
  • Business tort claims

Our lawyers manage all phases of the litigation process from investigation, pleadings and discovery to pretrial, trial and appeal if needed. Sometimes the best way to persuade the other side to be reasonable is to be prepared to take a case as far as it needs to go.

We also provide business law services such as contracts and agreements to minimize litigation.

Service Areas

  • Business disputes
  • Vendor/distributor/franchise issues
  • Business forced dissolution
  • Government compliance

Talk To A Commercial Litigation Attorney In Salem Today

We offer a free, in-person consultation so we can learn more about your business dispute and your goals for resolution. Call 866-643-0369 or complete our online contact form.