Small Business Litigation Attorney
Goforth & Lucas Law Partnership was founded as a litigation-focused firm. This means that attorney Chris Lucas has dedicated his legal practice to helping businesses in the Bay Area and Northern California confront, and come out ahead, in the face of legal disputes that affect their bottom line.
With 40 years of experience getting results for small and medium-sized businesses throughout the region, he offers the courtroom and negotiating experience you need to respond to even the most complex legal challenges. Whether you are a contractor or real estate investor or broker or specialist, or just a homeowner, Chris will represent you.
Whether you’re considering initiating legal action or responding to it, you can’t afford to approach litigation defensively. Chris Lucas offers creative, proactive and solution-focused strategies to resolve disagreements in your favor.
The firm’s business litigation practice has a dual focus. On one end, Chris Lucas represents business owners confronting the many challenges that arise in the course of business. These can include:
- Contract: Construction, residential sales, enforcement of rights in partnership disputes
- Commercial landlord-tenant
- Construction contractor claims
Chris Lucas has earned a reputation for aggressive defense of businesses that become the target of dubious and even frivolous litigation. These suits are often brought by parties seeking pure financial gain and can vary from lawsuits alleging disability discrimination to wage and hour abuses. When a client’s bottom line depends on the successful resolution of legal claims, Chris Lucas comes to the case prepared to win.