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Litigation

Our litigators are well prepared to protect the rights of our clients, whether it involves defending a claim against a client or prosecuting a claim on behalf of a client.  We have experience handling a wide breadth of complex commercial and employment-related litigation in federal and state courts throughout the country, in addition to the many disputes we have resolved in alternative forums such as arbitration and mediation.  Specific practice areas where our litigators represent clients are discussed below.

Contract Disputes and Business Torts

Litigation

We recognize that when a company is involved in a business dispute, it can have a significant impact on the company’s ability to effectively run its day-to-day operations. When a business dispute arises, our litigators serve as advisors and zealous advocates in order to determine the best way to meet the client’s needs and goals in the most cost-effective way.

 

Experience

We represent clients in complex litigation and alternative dispute resolution proceedings relating to a wide variety of contract disputes, including those relating to:

  • Formation and dissolution of business entities;
  • Mergers and acquisitions;
  • Corporate governance;
  • Securities;
  • Employment agreements, including non-competition agreements, non-compete agreements, and confidentiality agreements;
  • Professional liability;
  • Insurance coverage;
  • Real estate purchase and sale agreements; and
  • Construction and building contracts.

We also represent clients in matters relating to business torts including:

  • Breach of fiduciary duty;
  • Breach of agency relationships;
  • Business or commercial civil fraud;
  • Business defamation;
  • Fraudulent inducement to enter contracts;
  • Negligent and intentional misrepresentation;
  • Tortious interference with contracts and business relationships;
  • The Civil Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO); and
  • The Fair Business Practices Act.

Litigation

Our litigators are well prepared to protect the rights of our clients, whether it involves defending a claim against a client or prosecuting a claim on behalf of a client.  We have experience handling a wide breadth of complex commercial and employment-related litigation in federal and state courts throughout the country, in addition to the many disputes we have resolved in alternative forums such as arbitration and mediation.  Specific practice areas where our litigators represent clients are discussed below.