Civil Vs. Criminal Trials

What’s the Difference Between a Civil Trial and a Criminal Trial?

While this may be obvious to some people, many others are not aware of the difference between a civil lawsuit and a criminal lawsuit. The two types of lawsuits are separate from each other and hold their own set of rules and punishments. There are a variety of factors that weigh into if a lawsuit is civil or if it is criminal. We have put together a list of key differences below.Continue reading →