Indiana and Kentucky civil litigation lawyers

Civil litigation covers a wide range of legal practice that does not involve criminal charges and aims to recover damages or protect against injustice. At Dunlap & Nesmith, we represent clients in civil cases in Indiana and Kentucky courts. We focus our representation primarily in the following areas.

Violations of constitutional rights are prosecuted in civil court to seek restitution for damages. Cases we represent include:

  • All types of discrimination Issues involving free speech
  • Equal protection
  • Due process
  • Right to privacy
  • Police misconduct
  • Excessive use of force
  • False arrest False imprisonment
  • Malicious prosecution
  • Defamation (libel and slander)
  • Boundary disputes.

Estate administration & probate litigation

We provide representation for clients in matters involving wills and trusts. Estate administration involves proving the validity of the will, identification and appraisal of property and payment of debts and taxes, along with property distribution based on the will. Trust administration disputes and will conflicts can be resolved through litigation. We represent executors, conservators, trustees, and beneficiaries in litigation over issues such as mishandling the estate, undue influence, or fraud involving estate resources.

Schedule a consultation at no cost or obligation

There is no charge for an initial consultation to discuss how civil litigation could resolve your legal issues. Personal injury and civil rights cases are taken on a contingency fee basis, which means if there is no recovery, there is no fee. Please call Dunlap & Nesmith at 812-402-9970 or fill out the form using the button below to schedule an appointment.