We regularly represent individuals, businesses and government clients as plaintiffs or defendants in court on a wide range of matters, as detailed in our Practice Areas.  As experts in the courtroom with years of practical experience, when efforts to amicably resolve a dispute have failed we are prepared to aggressively and cost-effectively represent our clients before federal, state and local courts in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania.

A sample of our plaintiff’s litigation includes:

  • Filing liens, bond claims, and actions for breach of contract on behalf of contractors, subcontractors, or suppliers in the construction industry
  • Initiating actions for eviction by our landlord clients against tenants, where the parties are businesses, individuals, or a combination of both
  • Taking legal action to dissolve a business and seek damages by one business partner against another
  • Instituting lawsuits for breach of contract; insurance coverage; and debt collection, on behalf of businesses and individuals, including actions on behalf of creditors in bankruptcy court
  • Filing actions on behalf of a government, business, or individual project owners for construction contract breaches against present and former contractors
  • Post-judgment collection procedures including writs of execution, levy on assets, motions for turnover, and filing adversary proceedings for non-dischargeability of debt or actions for fraudulent transfer

A sample of our defense litigation includes:

  • Defending public entities and public employees in negligence claims, contract disputes, matters involving alleged police misconduct, whistleblower suits and claims of discrimination.
  • Representing construction contractors from claims of defective work, delays, or non-payment
  • Assisting government clients, businesses and homeowners in construction project claims filed against them by general contractors, construction managers, subcontractors, suppliers, or unions
  • Defending warehousemen from claims for consignee liability brought by carriers
  • Defending businesses and individual as tenants in eviction proceedings brought by landlords
  • Defending businesses and business owners from claims based on “piercing the corporate veil”, including insufficient capitalization, unpaid taxes, and alleged fraud
  • Defending public entities, businesses, and individuals from alleged “preferential transfer” claims in bankruptcy court
  • Defending a business sued in a “lapse of coverage” situation

The lists above are just a sample of our litigation practice.  Please visit our other Practice Areas for more information on specific legal issues where we may be able to assist you.


We approached Weber Dowd Law because our business, The Fine Grind ‘A Coffee Bar’, was facing wrongful eviction from our location of 5 years by the landlord.  Without hesitation, we contacted WDL because we had used them in the past and their......read more
Jon & Rhonda Mallek
Owners, The Fine Grind ‘A Coffee Bar'