Scholten Fant - Litigation

Scholten Fant’s litigation section attorneys have experience in a wide range of civil and criminal litigation matters.


Experience and Expertise

  • Appeals
  • Business torts
  • Civil rights and civil liberties, including constitutional claims and Section 1983 claims for violations of First, Fourth, Fifth, Sixth, Eighth, and Fourteenth Amendment rights
  • Collection law
  • Commercial
  • Condemnation
  • Constitutional law
  • Contracts
  • Construction law and construction contract disputes
  • Criminal law
  • Deliberate indifference claims, including mistreatment or denial of care to inmates, pretrial detainees, or suspects in custody
  • Defamation
  • Election law
  • Employment
  • Environmental
  • Family law, including divorce, custody, parenting time, post-judgment matters, and personal protection orders (PPOs)
  • First Amendment
  • Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) claims
  • Insurance coverage disputes
  • Landlord/tenant
  • Malicious prosecution
  • Mediation
  • Mental Health Code claims
  • Municipal
  • Police misconduct, including police brutality or excessive force and unlawful arrest
  • Probate proceedings, including will contests, trust contests, guardianships, conservatorships, claims against fiduciaries, and claims for undue influence
  • Products liability and recalls
  • Real estate, including easement disputes, adverse possession, nuisance, trespass, and quiet title actions
  • School law including Title IX complaints
  • Section 1983 claims
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Tax Appeals
  • Unfair competition
  • Uniform Commercial Code
  • Unlawful arrest
  • Warranty claims
  • Workplace injury
  • Wrongful death
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