Practice Areas Overview
Orlando & Orlando, LLP assists clients with business and commercial transactions and litigation, including employment law and asset protection, and in matters concerning real estate and construction law, bankruptcy, taxation, family law, estate planning and probate, and consumer litigation. From our offices in Houston, we are well-positioned to assist individuals, businesses, and families throughout Texas, including in Fort Bend, Harris, and Montgomery Counties.
Business and Commercial Transactions and Litigation
We provide small to medium-sized businesses with assistance in all aspects of business and commercial transactions and litigation, including contracts, employment law, taxation, and asset protection matters. Before beginning his legal practice, firm managing partner Michael Gary Orlando spent 12 years working as a public accountant and as Senior Vice President of Business Administration for a publicly-traded company, giving him unique insight into the needs of growing businesses.
The attorneys at Orlando & Orlando, LLP offer extensive services in real estate law and construction matters. We advise a wide range of clients in the construction industry, including builders, materialsmen, and developers, and real estate clients in development matters. Our attorneys negotiate and craft well-drafted agreements and assist in the preparation of all relevant documentation. In addition, we handle property tax matters for individuals and represent mortgage companies in collection matters, actions for replevin, foreclosures, and evictions.
We routinely represent creditors, corporations, and individuals in consumer and business bankruptcies, including Chapter 13, Chapter 11, and Chapter 7.
At Orlando & Orlando, LLP, we understand that family law matters can be stressful and emotionally-draining for all parties involved. We strive to be sensitive to the personal issues that are inherent in family law cases, and work to resolve disputes as quickly and painlessly as possible. Firm partner Monica Orlando focuses her practice on this area of law, supporting clients in a wide range of family law issues, including all matters related to divorce, child custody, adoptions, and pre- and post-marital agreements.
Estate Planning, Probate, and Probate Litigation
We assist clients in tax-sensitive estate planning and a full range of probate matters. Our attorneys are experienced in creating all types of tax-planned wills, from the simple to the highly complex. In addition, we are able to help establish trusts and family limited partnerships to help protect assets, as well as Powers of Attorney and Directives to Physicians. We assist clients with complex probate administration, including the probate of wills and Muniments of Title, and in probate litigation when there are disputes. In cases where the deceased has died intestate, the firm assists in the distribution of estates by drafting and filing Affidavits of Heirship and representing clients in Judicial Heirship Determinations.
Orlando & Orlando, L.L.P. represents businesses, individuals, and families in collection litigation, including deficiency collection and debt collection litigation. As part of our services in this area, we assist in actions for replevin, writs of possession, and sequestrations. The firm also represents clients in warranty defense cases and assists with commercial and consumer litigation involving the UCC. In addition, our attorneys assist with post-judgment filings, including abstracting judgments, filing writs of execution, performing post-judgment discovery, and issues involving Turn Over statute litigation.
Seek Experienced Legal Representation
For experienced legal representation throughout the State of Texas, contact Orlando & Orlando, L.L.P. today for a consultation.