There are generally two branches of law in America: civil law and criminal law. These cases usually have a plaintiff, the person suing, and a defendant, the person being sued. It is the plaintiff's job to prove he/she was mistreated or injured. The defendant's job is to prove they did not mistreat the plaintiff. Civil Law can be a form of the judicial service, which most of the English speaking countries use. In this case, civil law is the general collection of different forms of law. David Whipple specializes in civil law which includes a broad spectrum of law.
What is considered Civil Law?
Civil Law, or Common Law, has a broad collection of different types of laws. There are many different specialist in each of these branches of law. A few examples are but are not limited too:
-Libel or Slander
The Whipple Law Firm has been practicing civil law for over a quarter of a century. Give David Whipple a call for a free 30 minute consultation (816) 842-6411 or contact us.