Conflicts Are a Part of Life
When it comes to business, family or employer relationships, it is inevitable that occasional problems will arise. When contracts, finances and property are added to the mix, problems become all the more serious.
As litigation and dispute resolution attorneys, we repeatedly observe the “wrong” responses and reactions to both potential and on-going conflicts. When armed with the knowledge of preventative actions and a proper approach to various situations, we are more likely to avoid tremendous expense, daunting problems and lost time.
To help put you in the best possible position if confronted with a dispute, we have prepared a list of the “Top 10” conflict resolution mistakes we most frequently observe. This guide will help you understand the legal issues associated with conflict resolution, and offers straightforward steps that will benefit you throughout your daily business and personal dealings.
Inside Our Top 10 List of Conflict Resolution Mistakes
The Best Solution Is an Early Solution
Write It! Don't Say It!
Say It! Don't Write It!
If They Have a Lawyer, You Need a Lawyer
Keep Your Files
Read the Contract!
Tell Your Lawyer the Other Side of the Story
Tell Your Lawyer the Truth
Negotiation is a Process
We Advocate For You
Only an attorney can provide you legal advice. Therefore, if you are involved in a dispute, it is worthwhile to seek legal counsel with an attorney who will look out for your interests. At Spierer, Woodward, Corbalis, and Goldberg, our focus is on strongly advocating for you in a manner designed to successfully resolve the matter before trial.