Creative Solutions for Challenging Legal Problems

officeSometimes, the solution to a legal issue is obvious. Other situations involve a complex web of legal, financial and practical considerations that require a creative approach to problem-solving.

At Triangle Law Group, we take a different approach to solving issues for our clients, which is why our tagline is "Lawyers Who Think Outside the Box." We are not your traditional law firm. We are based in Raleigh, Wake County, but practice throughout North Carolina, including in Durham, Durham County, Wake Forest, Charlotte, Winston-Salem, Wilmington, Fayetteville and Greensboro.

Our attorneys look at our clients' problems from all angles. Triangle Law Group lawyers seek to find creative solutions to resolve matters in an efficient, cost-effective manner. When lawsuits are involved, we look for nontraditional options to address our clients' legal issues, without resorting to trial. We work with individuals and businesses, and all clients get the same degree of attention and service. We handle cases of all sizes, ranging from small matters in small claims court to large-dollar cases in all state Courts and federal court.

Contact Triangle Law Group for a consultation in any of our legal practice areas:

Business law — Business formation, business purchases and sales, contract drafting and review, and commercial litigation, including real estate investment fraud. Debt negotiation for commercial and consumer clients

Civil disputes and lawsuits — Representation in lawsuits and civil litigation in federal and state courts, including small claims court, mediation and arbitration. Cases include those for money owed, construction litigation, collections, wrongful foreclosure and landlord-tenant disputes, among others.

Collections and mechanic's liens — Collecting monies and debts owed, defense of debt disputes, and filing and enforcement of mechanic's liens on residential and commercial projects

Construction law and construction defectsDrafting and review of contracts, resolving residential and commercial construction disputes, advising on licensing issues, filing and defending liens, and representation in lawsuits, including those involving payment disputes, construction defects, toxic mold, and lead-based paint. Represent contractors, subcontractors and property owners in construction matters and lawsuits

Consumer rights — Defend debtors in lawsuits, assist with insurance claims, protect against scams and defend tenants in foreclosures

Judgments and judgment law — Help individual and business debtors resolve judgments, assist individual and business creditors in collecting on judgments, and domestication and collection of foreign judgments

Landlord-tenant law — Represent tenants and landlords in residential and commercial lease matters, draft and review leases, commence evictions, lead-based paint and mold issues, negotiate lease disputes and terminations, and handle appeals from small claims court to District Court

Homeowners and condo association law — Represent homeowners regarding liens for dues, association abuse and covenants and assist with record requests

Liens File and defend liens on real property on residential and commercial projects. We handle private and governmental construction matters throughout North Carolina.

Real estate law and contracts Draft and review documents related to commercial and residential real estate transactions, contract drafting, boundary disputes, environmental permits, broker licensing issues, landlord-tenant issues and litigation

Real estate licensing and administrative law — Responding to and negotiating settlements of real estate broker complaints and construction licensing complaints and representation at administrative hearings

Short sales, distressed real estate and foreclosure defense — Assist homeowners and commercial property owners with legal issues associated with distressed real estate, including short sales and foreclosures, working with brokers to protect your rights and financial liabilities, and claims for wrongful foreclosure

Toxic mold, lead-based paint and other environmental law matters — Advise clients on toxic mold and lead-based paint issues in residential and commercial properties, environmental liabilities, permits, administrative law issues and civil penalty challenges, toxic mold litigation, and environmental litigation

Wills and estates — Drafting of simple wills, health care powers of attorney, living wills, and durable powers of attorney

We Are Aggressive Litigators and Creative Problem Solvers

We are problem solvers, first and foremost. We use the right legal strategy for the task at hand. There are occasions when a lawsuit is the only way to obtain an acceptable outcome, and Triangle Law Group aggressively pursues and defends against litigation. In other cases, we employ negotiation, mediation or arbitration to achieve results for our clients, as cost-effectively as possible. If a matter does not involve a lawsuit, we will work to find the best solution for addressing your legal issue and provide you with prompt, practical legal advice.

A Small Firm With Sophisticated Capabilities

contextualTriangle Law Group is a small firm whose attorneys have experience handling the simple and complex matters that face individuals and businesses in this challenging economy. Triangle Law Group handles legal issues in many practice areas, as shown above.

We were founded by Laurie Gengo, a former partner at Poyner & Spruill, a major North Carolina law firm. We can resolve multifaceted legal problems as well as more routine matters, while treating each client with care and concern. Every client matters to us, regardless of the size of the case. We bring big-firm experience to a small-firm environment. Triangle Law Group's attorneys and staff work together as a team to serve clients in the least stressful way possible. Ms. Gengo is also a North Carolina real estate broker who represents brokers in legal and licensing law matters.

Triangle Law Group will handle your legal issue with knowledgeable advice, assertive representation and creative legal solutions. We strive to provide stellar customer service for every client, regardless of the size of their case.

We are open 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday and evenings and weekends by appointment. We offer initial consultations at reduced rates. We take MasterCard and Visa and offer hourly, contingency and flat-fee payment options, depending on the nature of your issue.

Call 919-301-0716 or contact us online to see how our creativity can work for you. Our office provides a serene, relaxing atmosphere to reduce the stresses associated with seeking legal advice.