General Civil Litigation
Shearer & Agrella provides comprehensive representation in litigation matters and has a long history of handling complex civil litigation. We represent both plaintiffs and defendants and handle matters in Kane, DuPage, and DeKalb Counties. We aggressively, forcefully, and efficiently represent our clients in the most cost-effective manner.
Shearer & Agrella handles a large variety of personal injury cases and we are experienced at handling cases involving life changing catastrophic injuries. Regardless of who the defendant is, Shearer & Agrella is prepared to do whatever is necessary to obtain complete and just compensation for our clients.
Business / Commercial Litigation
It is a fact of business that eventually you are going to need to sue or you are going to get sued. Almost all business disputes involve a breach of contract, whether it relates to an issue of payment or a dispute with a employee. Whatever the issue, Shearer & Agrella provides aggressive cost-conscious representation.
Despite handling complex civil litigation, the attorneys at Shearer & Agrella handle a large array of collection matters. We represent numerous clients to collect what is owed them when their bill goes unpaid.
Landlord / Tenant Disputes
Shearer & Agrella represents numerous landlords throughout the Fox Valley Area and have one of the most expansive landlord / tenant practices in Kane County. Our near constant presence in the courthouse allows us to evict tenants as efficiently as possible and collect what is owed in back rent.
Construction Law & Mechanic’s Liens
Shearer & Agrella is one of the few Kane County firms that routinely handles disputes involving the construction of commercial and residential buildings and mechanic’s lien claims. We have represented owners, general contractors, sub-contractors, and material men from contract review and negotiations, through multi-party complex litigation.
Shearer & Agrella enjoys a long history of aiding new business ventures in selecting the most efficient an appropriate business entity, whether it be a sole proprietorship, partnership, corporation, or limited liability company. As your general business counsel, we prepare partnership and other business agreements, articles of incorporation, maintain corporate records, analyze and document the acquisition and sale of related businesses, and plan and document the transfer of your business to subsequent generations. We also provide legal assistance and day to day business activities involving employees, customers and third parties.
Shearer & Agrella’s attorneys offer a combined ninety-one years of expertise in representing buyers and sellers of commercial and residential real estate. We are also experienced in handling matters concerning homeowners associations, easement rights, drainage issues, boundary disputes, and ownership disputes, especially when litigation arises or is threatened.
Shearer & Agrella provides a complete array of probate services, from the creation of the Last Will & Testament to the opening of an estate through administration and closure.
Shearer & Agrella’s attorneys are proficient at representing their clients in the filing of Chapter 7 bankruptcies throughout the Northern District of Illinois including clients residing in Kane, DuPage, DeKalb, and Kendall Counties.