Baute Crochetiere Hartley & Velkei LLP has a full service civil litigation practice, representing clients both inside and outside of California. Our attorneys regularly try cases in federal and state courts throughout California, and have appeared before both state and federal appellate courts. Because of our trial expertise, and record of success, it is not uncommon for Baute Crochetiere Hartley & Velkei LLP to be retained as trial counsel weeks or even days before trial in cases handled by other attorneys. Our lawyers have also served as arbitrators and expert witnesses, and have handled arbitrations in both domestic and international forums.
Our litigation practice can be broken down into the following substantive areas of expertise: