Civil Litigation

Civil Litigation

Initiating a civil suit or defending against one can be a complicated and overwhelming experience. We at Messick Law are dedicated to removing complexity, cutting through roadblocks, and managing cases in an efficient and easily understandable manner. While doing this, we can focus on developing a winning strategy for your case.

The key to any winning litigation strategy is investigation, preparation, and executing the litigation plan developed for your case. At Messick law, we focus on the details, but do not miss the bigger picture. As your civil litigation lawyers we will develop a plan from the very beginning of your case to maximize your opportunities for success. Our plan includes an ongoing analysis of the financial cost and projected benefits, so you have the tools to make sound financial decisions while achieving your goals.

Our litigation planning includes an ongoing analysis of the financial cost and projected benefits, so you have the tools to make sound financial decisions while achieving your goals.

Civil Cases We Handle

Our law offices have handled a wide variety of civil proceedings. We have the experience as well as the resources to maximize opportunities for a favorable outcome. With us as your civil litigation attorneys in Minnesota, expect an efficiently managed case that serves your best interests.

The following are examples of cases handled for our clients, both as Plaintiffs and Defendants:

Real Estate Disputes

As your civil litigation lawyers, Messick Law will help you settle any argument about real estate, from easement and access issues to adverse possession and boundary issues.

Construction Project Disputes

We represent owners, general contractors, and subcontractors in a wide variety of construction matters.

Contract Disputes

Whether someone has failed to perform as promised, or if you are striving to change the contract you have signed, we can assist you.

Return of Property

Has someone wrongfully taken or denied access to something you own? We can help you file a replevin or “claim and delivery” case to return what’s rightfully yours.

Payment Recovery

If someone refuses to pay you for your services or has failed to provide services they promised you, turn to Messick Law for help in recovering what is yours.

Harassment Restraining Orders (HRO's)

We have successfully helped clients secure restraining orders, as well as defending against them, and overturning them on Appeal.

Landlord-Tenant Disputes

If you’re in disagreement with your landlord or a tenant about rent or property rights, Messick Law has the experience to advocate for you in court.

General Civil Litigation Services

Every case is unique. If you are served with a civil complaint, or need to initiate civil action, we can assist you from start to finish.

About Messick Law

Messick Law was founded by Steven Messick, a highly respected civil litigation lawyer in the State of Minnesota. Steven currently serves as a council member of the Minnesota State Bar Association. He has an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell for strong legal ability and high ethical standards. Super Lawyers® has further recognized Steven as a Rising Star since 2019. As an experienced litigator he is also a counselor and mediator who provides practical solutions to complex legal problems.

Unique Solutions for Your Legal Concerns

Messick Law is serving clients across the State of Minnesota. We advocate for clients in civil disputes, developing solutions specific to your case. Whether you need a civil attorney as a plaintiff or defendant, we will represent your interest in the best possible way.