Complex Litigation And Mediation Services
When disputes arise, the choice of legal counsel is one of the most important decisions you can make. Whether the resolution to a dispute is being negotiated through mediation or other alternative dispute resolution (ADR) or litigated in the courtroom, it is critical to work with an experienced lawyer who will understand your objectives and help you achieve the outcome you need.
Oakland attorney Sheryl Traum provides litigation, mediation and arbitration services for clients throughout Alameda County and Contra Costa County, California, (and the entire Bay Area) in construction law, real estate and personal injury claims. Oakland attorney Sheryl Traum has more than 25 years of legal experience. She takes a personalized, creative approach to finding resolutions to clients' legal disputes. She focuses on honest communication and availability to her clients.
Real Estate/Construction Law Cases
Sheryl Traum represents clients in real estate and construction law disputes. She has vast experience taking lead roles representing both plaintiffs and defendants in complex civil litigation claims involving:
- Real estate contract disputes
- Real estate nondisclosure issues
- Breach of contract claims
- Construction disputes (including remodeling of existing properties)
- Disputes between neighbors involving borders, retaining walls and easements (including "nuisance" behaviors and conditions)
- Earth movement and Landslides
- Design (including architectural, structural and civil engineering, landscape)
- Claims involving damage to property
- Property insurance disputes
Sheryl Traum also represents clients in negotiation, drafting and review of lease and rental agreements, buy-sell agreements, construction contracts and all other types of real estate contracts.
Sheryl Traum also represents clients in all types of personal injury claims, including car accidents, truck accidents, motorcycle accidents, bicycle and other motor vehicle accidents, slip and fall, as well as, construction accidents, and claims involving injuries and illnesses resulting from exposure to toxic substances.
PLEASE NOTE: We offer free consultation, including to those involved in recent BART fire event. Our research shows that if you were trapped in the BART train while it was burning, you may have a valid claim we can help you with. Feel free to call for a consultation.
Contact Sheryl Traum, Attorney At Law
To schedule a consultation with Sheryl Traum, call 510-992-4684 or use the online contact form.