Jan Berlage’s practice focuses on general business litigation, ranging from... more
Jan Berlage’s practice focuses on general business litigation, ranging from commercial disputes to bankruptcy (www.MarylandBankruptcyCounsel.com) to intellectual property (www.MarylandIPCounsel.com). Jan has extensive experience in trials, arbitrations, mediations, and administrative hearings, including arguments before the Maryland Court of Appeals and the United States Court of Appeals for th... view profile
1997 cum laude graduate of U. Md School of Law and founder of Baylaw, LLC.... more
1997 cum laude graduate of U. Md School of Law and founder of Baylaw, LLC. Practicing in real estate, litigation and disputes, and maritime since 2000. He is the author/editor of Preparation and Trial of Tort Claims, Chapter 11 of the book Practice Manual for the Maryland Lawyer as well as many articles on riparian rights, vessel excise tax and other issues in admiralty and waterfront law. He... view profile
If you make a big purchase and later decide you to return the item, what can you do if the store refuses to refund your money? You can file a lawsuit and proceed with litigation, but the process can be costly and time-consuming. The law provides several other methods to resolve disputes and all offer unique advantages. A lawyer who specializes in disputes reviews your paperwork and tells you what method will best serve your needs and budget.