Practice Areas

Appeals

Chautauqua County Attorneys Experienced in Criminal and Civil Appeals Individuals who have lost a case in a trial court may appeal to a higher court hoping for a reversal of the lower court ruling. The higher court does not accept any new evidence, but only reviews evidence presented to the lower court. This includes evidence [..]

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Civil Litigation

Jamestown and Lakewood Civil Litigation Attorneys Serve All of Chautauqua County Our exceptional team of attorneys at Erickson Webb Scolton & Hajdu provide personalized representation for you no matter what your civil litigation needs are. With more than 70 years of combined experience, we have become skilled litigators and use up-to-the-minute technology in finding remedies [..]

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Criminal Defense

Qualified, Experienced Jackson, Lakewood and Chautauqua Criminal Defense Attorneys DWI/DUI Being arrested or under investigation for a criminal offense, whether for a misdemeanor or felony, is stressful. Being charged with the offense and facing trial is life-changing. You have to spend time and money defending yourself. Your reputation may be damaged and you may lose [..]

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Matrimonial & Family Law

Jamestown, Lakewood and Chautauqua County Matrimonial and Family Law Lawyers On a scale of 43 life events causing stress, divorce comes in second only to the death of a spouse. This is true even when both parties agree that a divorce is in their best interest. The stress is compounded when there are children involved. [..]

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Personal Injury

Experienced Personal Injury Attorneys Serving New York and Pennsylvania Auto Accidents Construction Accidents Slip & Falls Uninsured & Underinsured Coverage If you are suddenly injured due to the negligence of a third party, you already know how life-altering and destructive this is. You suffer physical injuries as well as property damage. When you are unsure of [..]

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Real Property

Erickson Webb Scolton & Hajdu, Chautauqua County Real Property Lawyers Buying Property Real Property law includes far more than a simple contract where one party agrees to buy the property from another party for a certain amount of money. It involves commercial and residential transactions, including sales, leasing and financing. Financing involves more than just [..]

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Speeding Tickets

Jamestown and Lakewood Attorneys Help You Fight Your Speeding Ticket Even the most law-abiding Jamestown, Lakewood and Chautauqua County citizens occasionally get speeding tickets. If you have received a ticket, your first reaction may be to just pay the fine and hope there is nothing more to worry about. This is often unwise. New York [..]

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Wills, Trusts, and Estates

Estate Planning with Lakewood Will and Trust Attorneys Estate planning involves a lot more than just writing a will, although drafting a will may be part of the process. If you take advantage of other estate planning tools, you may not need a will. At Erickson Webb Scolton & Hajdu, we have more than 70 [..]

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