You may believe in luck, but settling a legal dispute requires more than wishing on your lucky stars or scratching a ticket. Civil lawsuits can be an overwhelming process, especially without the right support, resources, and the help of a civil litigation attorney.

Working with an attorney that specializes in civil lawsuits can help alleviate your stress and ease your situation. How, exactly?

Here are 4 reasons you should consider hiring a civil litigation attorney to assist you with your civil legal dispute: 

A civil litigation attorney knows the ins and outs of the law 

It’s true that individuals may represent themselves in civil matters in the courts of North and South Carolina. You may also have basic knowledge of the law and legal procedures. But while these certainly help, a civil litigation attorney can still be an invaluable asset on your side.

Civil litigation attorneys will have more experience in dealing with legal disputes and an in-depth knowledge of the law, legal procedures, and legal strategies that specifically apply to your case. They can provide you with helpful insight, guide you through the legal process, and strongly advocate for your rights.

A civil litigation attorney knows the ins & outs of the law.

They can make the process less overwhelming & confusing

Even if you decide to represent yourself, the court will still expect you to follow the same procedures and rules as an attorney, and not just a plaintiff or defendant. Going through the legal process alone can mean double the work, and at times, double the time and money.

On the other hand, a civil litigation attorney can help you be more organized, timely, and efficient. They will know what documents are both important and necessary (and in what order they should be filed), and which pieces of evidence are important for your case.

Your attorney can help you:

—– File and submit important legal documents.

—– Identify and sort pieces of evidence.

—– Understand each step of the legal process.

—– Keep track of progress & updates.

They have access to more resources

Even with years of experience and training, each case is still different and attorneys often need help when handling a case. It’s normal for an attorney to work with a legal team or an assistant to help them keep track of your case, research facts, and come up with legal strategies.

Working with a civil litigation attorney means you also have access to legal resources and support that you wouldn’t have working alone.

A civil litigation attorney can help you protect your interests

Protecting and defending your rights is easier when you also have someone to advocate for you and support your claims. With a civil litigation attorney by your side, you’ll have someone working with you to make sure you get the results you deserve.

They can help you save or earn money from your case

Legal disputes don’t always need to be settled in court. Alternative dispute resolution methods, such as mediation, are designed to help both parties settle their disputes without needing to go before a judge. These methods are often less time-consuming and less expensive. A civil litigation attorney can help you determine the best course of action for your case.

Moreover, aside from helping you settle your dispute, a good attorney can also help you recoup your legal fees and expenses as part of your compensation.

It’s not harmful to believe in luck or good fortune. But when it comes to legal issues, working with a reputable attorney is a better source of confidence and peace of mind.

If you want a more thorough discussion about a civil litigation case or have questions, please don’t hesitate to contact SWC.Law or schedule a consultation.