Watson Bailey Ciochina, LLP


 
 
 
 
  ● ACCIDENTS & INJURIES
   BUSINESS
   CRIMINAL
   ENTERTAINMENT
   FAMILY & DOMESTIC
   LITIGATION
   MEDIATION
   REAL ESTATE
   SOCIAL SECURITY
  TRAFFIC & DUI
   WORKER'S 
     COMPENSATION
 

Services
 
ACCIDENTS & INJURIES
Whether you have suffered bodily injury or property damage, Watson Bailey Ciochina offers assistance with years of experience.  We provide advice, negotiations and representation all the way through a trial, if that is needed to fully protect your interests.  We have helped those injured in car accidents, falls, tractor-trailer truck incidents and other types of claims, and we handle cases all across Western North Carolina.  If you are seeking a lawyer for your accident or injury, please contact Watson Bailey Ciochina and give us an opportunity to serve you.  
 
BUSINESS LAW
The law firm of Watson Bailey Ciochina offers privately owned and developing companies a variety of legal services including incorporation and business development, contract review, negotiation and drafting, and consultation services. Our clients include retail, restaurant and entertainment businesses,  construction and manufacturing companies, and professional firms.  We would be glad to assist you in planning the growth and success of your business.
 
CRIMINAL
Whether you have been charged in North Carolina state court or in federal court, Watson Bailey Ciochina is here to represent you.  We have handled misdemeanors, felonies, DWI charges, traffic charges, drug charges, assaults and other types of charges.  If you are a medical professional charged with a prescription drug diversion offense, in addition to the criminal charge, we understand the unique issues you face regarding professional licensing boards, and we are here to assist.  If you are seeking a lawyer for a criminal matter, please contact Watson Bailey Ciochina and give us an opportuntiy to serve you.   
 
ENTERTAINMENT LAW
The entertainment business is a challenging and multifaceted industry.  the law firm of Watson Bailey Ciochina offers artists and others in the entertainment industry services in contract negotiation and drafting, business formation, talent development, and marketing and consultation services.  Our clients include record companies, musicians, entertainment marketing and consulting companies, writers and movie/film producers.  We would be glad to assist with your creative enterprise.
 
FAMILY & DOMESTIC 
Family law covers matters of child custody, adoption, separation and divorce, equitable distribution and related matters concerning the family. Family law matters are very personal and tend to be emotionally charged. The attorneys of Watson Bailey Ciochina are knowledgeable, discreet and firm, yet still work to bring calm to what are often very difficult cases.  Let Watson Bailey Ciochina represent you and bring peace of mind to your family matter.
 
LITIGATION
Litigation, or what is commonly referred to as a “lawsuit”, under even the best of circumstances can be a long, expensive and difficult process. At Watson Bailey Ciochina we work to provide our clients with quality legal representation, sound practical advice, and realistic expectations regarding the outcome of their case.  We have represented clients, both individuals and businesses, in many types of cases including construction, contracts, injuiries, real estate and will disputes.  Our goal is to obtain the best possible result for our clients with consideration for their particlular case and needs.  If you are involved in litigation or facing potential litigation, please contact Watson Bailey Ciochina and see how we may assist you.

MEDIATION
Mediation is a process by which parties to a dispute may settle their matter without the need for a trial.  Watson Bailey Ciochina offers mediation services through a mediators who serve as neutral third parties to facilitate communication between the parties to the dispute, and explore areas of common ground to reach a mutually satisfactory settlement.  Because the mediation process allows the parties to participate in crafting the resolution of their case, rather than having a judge or jury determine the outcome, mediation provides the best means for resolving disputes.  The mediators of Watson Bailey Ciochina are knowledgeable, discreet and firm -- let us work to resolve your conflict.
 
REAL ESTATE
Purchasing or developing a home, business or investment real estate is often one of the biggest decisions a family or business owner will make.  Watson Bailey Ciochina works to put clients at ease, answer questions, and provide conscientious, personal legal representation throughout the real estate closing and development process.  Let Watson Bailey Ciochina assist you in through your real estate transaction.
 
SOCIAL SECURITY 
Sick, injured and disabled persons often need help negotiating through the maze of Social Security Disability, Supplemental Security Income, Medicaid/Medicare benefits and even private disability insurance.  We can help.  Watson Bailey Ciochina provides personal care through the entire process with knowledge and understanding of the system and your need to work through it.  If you are seeking a lawyer for your Social Secuirty or disability claim, please contact Watson Bailey Ciochina and give us an opportunity to serve you.  
 
TRAFFIC & DUI
Once in a while you make a mistake and are unaware until the flashing blue light appears behind you.  Traffic violations are often more serious than one may think, and will result in a significatn increase in insurance rates and possibly the loss of a driver's license.  Watson Bailey Ciochina handles cases all across Western North Carolina, in both state and fedarl courts, and hearings before the North Carolina Division of Motor Vehciles.  If you have been charged with a traffic violation or lost your license due to some medical condition, we can represent you at a hearing in Raleigh before the medical review board, and have done so before.
 
WORKER'S COMPENSATION
If you are hurt on the job, or suffer the effects of an occupational disease, Watson Bailey Ciochina can help you understand the often confusing maze surrounding a workers' compensation claim.  From the filing of the claim to the completion of it, we ae there for you at every step to provide advice and counsel to help you make your decisions about your case.  And, we represent only employees, not workers' compensation insurance companies.  If you are seeking a lawyer for your workers' compensation claim, please contact Watson Bailey Ciochina and give us an opportunity to assist you.