Practice Areas

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Our Practice Areas Include:

Personal Injury

Knez Law has a long tradition of representing individuals in personal injury lawsuits. This includes wrongful death, medical malpractice, automobile accidents, boating accidents, product liability, premises liability, elder abuse, and assault and battery. Our firm is dedicated to making sure victims receive the maximum compensation for their injuries. Knez Law handles personal injury cases on a contingency basis, which means you only pay for our services if you recover money from your lawsuit.

Business Litigation

Knez Law has experience in assisting business individuals and corporations in transactional disputes. This includes, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, business fraud, negligent misrepresentation, contractual interference, corporate disputes, partnership lawsuits, and unfair competition. Knez Law also assists clients in drafting business contracts, negotiating the purchase or sale of a business, and mediating business disputes to avoid the expense of litigation.

Probate Litigation

Knez Law has been representing clients in probate litigation for many years for beneficiaries and trustees. This includes, contested trusts, wills and probate, and elder abuse. Many claims brought in this area of law include fraud, undue influence, duress, incapacity, and breach of fiduciary duties. These cases require aggressive investigation and discovery to protect against the waste of valuable trust assets.

Employment Litigation

Knez Law provides representation to employers and employees regarding employment rights violations. These cases include disability discrimination, pregnancy discrimination, racial discrimination, sex discrimination, sexual harassment, wrongful discharge or termination.

Mediation and Arbitration

Senior partner, Fred J. Knez is an experienced trial attorney with over 30 years of experience representing individuals and corporations. Fred has served as a private mediator for construction, business litigation, personal injury disputes and medical and legal malpractice claims.

Family Law

Knez Law provides legal representation for family law matters including, child custody, visitation rights, relocation and move away proceedings, child support, divorce and legal separation.

Appeals

Knez Law has extensive experience in handling California and Federal civil appeals. The appellate practice requires an understanding of the public policies surrounding the facts and a focus on the legal questions at issue. Knez Law handles civil appeals for personal injury, contract disputes, family law, probate litigation, medical and legal malpractice and employment law.

Medical Malpractice

Knez Law has been litigating medical malpractice cases for more than twenty years. Medical malpractice may occur when there is a failure of a medical professional to provide a standard of care to the patient. Knez Law has successfully litigated medical malpractice cases against doctors, dentist, and hospitals.

Legal Malpractice

Mr. Knez is a former referee for the State Bar and has litigated legal malpractice cases for more than twenty years. Mr. Knez has successfully prosecuted legal malpractice and attorney fee claims against some of the largest firms in Southern California and maintains a significant case load of legal malpractice cases.