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Santa Clara Litigation Attorney

General Litigation Representation in Santa Clara

In addition to immigration legal cases, the day-to-day practice at the Law Offices of Timothy D. Widman also offers of general litigation services. Attorney Widman has more than 20 years of trusted law practice experience advising clients on a wide range of legal matters, and he has a proven track record of success both inside and outside of the courtroom. He has even achieved the Avvo Rating of 10.0 Superb in recognition of his dedication to securing the best possible results for his clients. Some of the types of cases he can handle include:

Real Estate Litigation

Includes a wide variety of legal disputes between buyers and sellers such as title defects, encumbrances, unresolved liens, disputes in purchase and sale agreements, failure to disclose property defects and brokerage disputes. Also includes landlord-tenant disputes over evictions, lease violations and similar matters.


Contract litigation is often focused on an alleged breach of contract on the part of either party to the agreement, such as through non-performance of services, failure to deliver goods or material, or non-payment of fees. May also include negotiation over the terms of a new contract.

Employment Law

In disputes between employers and employees, defending against claims of minimum wage violations and unpaid overtime before the California Labor Commissioner.

Business Law

Cases involving a wide variety of commercial disputes that may involve other areas such as contract violations, as well as condominium and homeowners association law under the Davis Stirling Common Interest Development Act.

Speak with an Attorney Today

If you want a Santa Clara litigation attorney who will take a sincere interest in your case and provide you with one-on-one attention throughout the process, contact the office today for a free initial case evaluation.

Attorney Widman can listen to you describe your concerns and discuss the various legal options which may be available for pursuing your personal interests in the situation. He answers the phone personally whenever possible, and will respond to your call as early as he can.

Clients Tell their Stories

  • He guides you through everything and makes everything straightforward [as to] what is needed and what is required.

    “Excellent service [,] he'll help you [from] day one all the way until your case is complete. He guides you through everything and makes everything straightforward [as to] what is needed and what is ...”

  • I honestly could not have done it without you. I appreciate the time you gave me.

    “Where do I begin?! THANK YOU!!! Thank you so much for all your advice and assistance. I am not sure if you realize how much you helped me during the months of November-January. I honestly could not ...”

  • I very much appreciate your guidance as does everyone in the office.

    “I want to express my sincere appreciation for your efforts and help with [name redacted]'s situation. Thank you for helping [name of organization redacted]. I very much appreciate your guidance as ...”

  • Thanks to Mr. Widman I now have the opportunity to do the things I could not have done before and I am very excited about that.

    “I found Mr. Widman through a website that had many other lawyers around my area. I decided to contact him because he had excellent reviews. I was applying for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals ...”

  • We thank our lucky stars that we had this attorney to work with and to guide us through the intimidating process of adjustment to permanent residency.

    “My wife and I had a 100% positive experience working with our attorney, Tim Widman, who was very supportive and motivational during the process of filing the I-485, application to adjust for permanent ...”


Results that Speak for Themselves

  • Contributed numerous hours of pro bono services to local, community-based organizations
  • Persuaded U.S. Department of State to withdraw its finding of inadmissibility
  • Persuaded USCIS to retract notice of rescission of adjustment of status and to approve related citizenship application
  • Secured certification of helpfulness to law enforcement for U visa petitioner
  • Secured multiple grants of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)
  • Secured post-conviction relief in state court which became basis for successfully terminating removal proceedings.
  • Successfully moved to reopen (Form I-290B) USCIS denial of application of Form I-485
  • Successfully obtained approval of employment-based adjustment of status application under AC21
  • Successfully obtained H-1B petition approval for change of employer and extension of status under AC21
  • Successfully obtained I-601 waivers of inadmissibility

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