JEFFREY B. SAMS
Litigation between businesses and other commercial entities to resolve disputes, all state and federal courts in Ohio, and reference to counsel in other states if needed.
Creditors’ Rights & Remedies
Representation of creditors in the enforcement of their rights against debtors including review and drafting of loan documents, credit applications and guarantees, loan workouts and renegotiations, foreclosures, litigation and collections, and bankruptcy.
All aspects of debt collection including reviewing and drafting credit applications and guarantees, reviewing credit policies and procedures, filing suit and taking judgment, fraudulent transfers, garnishment actions to collect on judgments.
Contract interpretation, lien rights and filings, payment disputes, change orders, delay damages, expert location and retention, litigation/arbitration.
Litigation and trial in all state and federal courts in Ohio.
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
Including mediation and arbitration, AAA and others, and also informal alternatives to litigation to see if a more prompt and cost effective resolution can be achieved.
Filing of appeals in all Courts in Ohio, including the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. Advice regarding appellate issues and merits, review of transcripts and evidence, drafting of briefs and oral arguments.
Landlord/Tenant Law & Evictions
Advice and consultation regarding commercial and residential leases, defaults, breaches, damages, statutory and other notices, forcible entry and detainer actions (evictions) including set outs, and the collection of past due rents and other damages.