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We represent leading national retail brands, financial institutions, entrepreneurs, business and professional associations, individuals, and not-for-profit entities.


What We Do

Business Litigation

We have extensive experience in complex business disputes over “high-stakes” risks and rewards, including:

  • Shareholders remedies and securities litigation (investigation and enforcement) involving diverse business organizations and all forms of securities, including sophisticated equity derivatives/investment contracts;
  • Commercial real estate disputes concerning leases, taxation, finance and development;
  • Commercial relationship disputes, including joint venture agreements, general and limited partnership disputes, franchise and distribution agreements;
  • Environmental litigation for property owners, investors, and others in disputes concerning contaminated property and spills;
  • Banking and financial institutions litigation; and
  • Bankruptcy, insolvency and winding-up matters.
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