Litigation

The law firm has a substantial litigation, trial and appellate practice.  Disputes include business-to-business cases and actions between individuals and businesses.  Matters range from simple two-party disputes to complex class action cases.  Amounts in controversy extend from small dollar cases to disputes in excess of $100 million.  Forums range from informal pre-suit negotiations to administrative bodies, public hearings, mediation sessions, arbitration proceedings, alternative dispute resolution, trial courts and appellate forums.  The law firm has a national litigation reach with its attorneys having collective career experience in more than 40 states and in eight federal circuits including over 500 bench and jury trials and with seven attorneys having been admitted to the Bar of the Supreme Court of the United States during the course of their careers.

Practice Group Attorneys

The law firm’s litigators have more than 250 years of combined experience in trial and appellate work:

Areas of Experience

  • Administrative proceedings
  • Antitrust
  • Appeals
  • Banking and financial services
  • Business torts
  • Catastrophic losses and injury
  • Consumer protection cases
  • Construction
  • Class actions
  • Commercial transactions
  • Constitutional torts: taking of property, due process and equal protection
  • Contract disputes
  • Corporate matters
  • Criminal defense
  • Director and officer cases
  • Debtor-creditor disputes
  • Derivative actions
  • Elections
  • Employment matters
  • Eminent Domain
  • Environment
  • Fiduciary disputes
  • Franchise cases
  • Fraud and misrepresentation
  • General commercial matters
  • Insurance and reinsurance disputes
  • Landlord-tenant and leases
  • Land use and zoning cases
  • Medical malpractice disputes
  • Non-compete and nondisclosure cases
  • Partnership and shareholder disputes
  • Probate
  • Real estate disputes
  • Regulatory appeals and cases
  • Securities
  • Title IV, Title VII & Title IX cases
  • Real estate titles and title insurance
  • Tortious interference or competition
  • Trade secrets
  • Transportation
  • Unfair competition
  • Wage and hour
  • Wills and trusts
  • And More

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