1 N. Virginia St. Suite A, Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Phone: 815.459.5152  Fax: 815.459.0290

Civil Litigation

Crystal Lake, Illinois, Civil Litigation Lawyer

The Illinois civil lawyers at Madsen, Sugden & Gottemoller, Attorneys at Law, are as comfortable in the courtroom as in the conference room. They provide skilled and knowledgeable representation to resolve a wide range of legal disputes in civil court regarding business law, residential and commercial real estate, and personal injury.

Each of our Illinois civil lawyers has areas of legal focus. Contact our Crystal Lake law office to schedule a free initial consultation with an attorney of your choice.

What should I look for when seeking an attorney to handle my case in civil court?

Experience in civil court should always be one of the most important factors you consider. At Madsen, Sugden & Gottemoller, our attorneys are seasoned litigators with years of experience in courts in McHenry County and nearby counties.

In addition, meet with the attorney and get to know him or her. It's important that you feel comfortable with the attorney you choose. You will be working closely with this person.

Business Litigation

Businesses in McHenry County count on Madsen, Sugden & Gottemoller to get results in the courtroom for business dealings that have turned sour. If your company has had trouble with a customer, a supplier, or another business in your area with unfair business practices, contact a business litigator at Madsen, Sugden & Gottemoller.

We bring suit for any type of business breach of contract. Our extensive experience with the real estate and construction industry has given us ample first-hand experience resolving in construction litigation.

Real Estate Litigation

Madsen, Sugden & Gottemoller is one of the few firms in the area that will handle the full scope of real estate disputes, including eminent domain disputes and zoning and planning issues.

In addition to these specialty areas, we bring suit in court for construction defect claims, violation of purchase or sales contracts, failure to disclose defects cases against home sellers, and claims of adverse possession. We also represent landlords in landlord-tenant disputes.

Personal Injury

We handle personal injury and wrongful death claims on behalf of injured people, injured workers, and grieving families. With more than a decade of experience, Madsen, Sugden & Gottemoller gets results.


Too many times, people are taken advantage of by less than honest companies. We handle many types of consumer related cases including, breach of contract, deceitful practices, and fraud.

Contact the law office of Madsen, Sugden & Gottemoller to learn more about our civil litigation practice and to schedule your free initial consultation.

Located in Crystal Lake, Illinois, the lawyers at Madsen, Sugden & Gottemoller, Attorneys at Law, represent clients in McHenry County, including the communities of: Crystal Lake, McHenry, Waukegan, Woodstock, Algonquin, Lake in the Hills, Cary, Elgin, Dundee, Barrington, Harvard, Marengo, and Johnsburg.

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