Legal Services Provided
We’ve got you covered
As General Practitioners, we have the ability to handle most of your needs; and if you need services for something we don’t handle, we work with a strong network of professionals that can assist you.
Because of our focus on serving all the needs of our clients, we have the ability to take the time to get know each and every one of our clients.
Our goal at Larsen, Edlund, and Ernest, PC is to make long term, lasting relationships with our clients. We want to be your family attorneys for years to come.
We represent commercial clients and individuals in all transactions that deal with real property land and the structures attached to it including purchase and sale, land use, eminent domain, construction, mortgages and foreclosures, leases, landlord tenant relations, zoning, title examinations, quiet title actions, closings, and management.
We handle a full range of Family Law matters including adoption, divorce, separation, premarital agreements, paternity, custody and visitation, and support. You need the expertise of a firm with the knowledge and sensitivity to deal with special problems that may arise during family law matters. Our attorneys have years of experience to help you reach the best outcome for you and your family. Please review our divorce questionnaire.
Estate Planning and Probate
Our firm handles a variety of estate planning matters, including planning for the distribution of an individual’s property at his or her death and taking into account wills, taxes, insurance, property, and trusts so as to gain the maximum benefit of all laws, while, at the same time, carrying out the person’s wishes. Probate is the legal process by which a person’s debts are paid and assets are distributed upon his or her death. Individual state laws direct the probate court how to distribute the deceased’s estate. State laws and procedures vary greatly, so, it is important to consult a firm with expertise in this area of the law to ensure that the deceased’s assets are distributed correctly. You can review our Estate Planning Questionnaire to determine what information can help you plan for tomorrow.
Traffic Matters and Criminal Defense
Our firm has extensive experience defending the rights of people arrested and accused of criminal offenses. We handle all types of criminal cases, including minor traffic infractions and misdemeanors and the most serious felony indictments, such as, drunk driving, drug possession, narcotics sales, theft and grand larceny, sex offenses, and arson. We have experience defending the rights of people arrested and accused of drunk driving (DUI) and traffic violations. A drunk driving charge can affect your insurance premiums and your ability to drive, thereby impacting your ability to earn a living. If you are the holder of a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) the stakes are even higher. It is important that your preserve your rights while protecting your reputation, regardless of the seriousness of the offense.
Civil Litigation and Appeals
We represent and advise clients who are or might become involved in a lawsuit or appeal as a result of a dispute, including prevention and settlement, in a variety of areas such as, personal injury, contract disputes, real estate, family law, and complex commercial matters. Our firm represents claimants and defendant’s involved in controversies alleging a wrong or damaged to another person, rights, reputation, or property resulting from events or activities such as automobile accidents, slips and falls, and a variety of injuries caused by intentional misconduct or negligence. Accidents happen. Sometimes, however, you are injured through no fault of your own. The result can be lost wages, damage to personal property, or worse. We have helped many injured victims win rightful and necessary compensation.
The form of a business affects every aspect of its operation. Our firm assists clients in formation and business planning in deciding whether they want to operate as a sole proprietorship, closely held business, limited liability company, partnership, or corporation. We advise clients about directors’ and officers’ liability, dissolution, franchising, reorganization, trade association membership and activity, joint ventures, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, business successions, and shareholders’ rights.
Land Use , Zoning, and Municipal Law
Our attorneys have years of experience in matters relating to zoning and land use. We have appeared before the appropriate administrative entities in order to argue our clients’ cases for changes in designated real property status. We also have experience with use variances, special use permits, condemnations, and many other administrative land use matters. We have expertise and knowledge in the areas of powers and liabilities of state and local governments and municipal corporations, including matters such as land use and zoning issues, municipal employment disputes, and injuries to personal or property by municipal employees.
From negotiations to drafting to final review, each state of contract development is crucial in obtaining the goals of the parties. Our team of highly trained lawyers understands the nuances of language and applies them to our client’s advantage. Our attorneys have the litigation experience to prove the correct interpretation when ambiguities arise.