Liability lawsuits involving claims for damages arise in many and varied circumstances. Our years of experience as defense-oriented trial lawyers has sharpened our ability to quickly and precisely analyze issues, risks, and potential exposure in general liability cases. Since 1983, we have successfully defended thousands of lawsuits on behalf of insurance companies, private businesses, and individuals. We have defended homeowners, motor vehicle operators, restaurants, taverns, stores, service companies, and other businesses. Our clients rely on our ability to anticipate and vigorously defend claims on their behalf. Our opponents know we are always ready to go to trial, and, as a result, settlement negotiations produce better outcomes. Our trial attorneys are at home in the courtroom and they bring their talents and determination to bear with your goals in mind. Our trial preparation is always efficient and targeted, which helps our clients successfully resolve cases within their budgets. Whether a lawsuit involves common allegations, or complicated and unusual tort theories, Melick & Porter has the skills and insights necessary to resolve it for you.