Practice Areas

General Insurance Defense

 

 

Our attorneys have a long history of representing self-insureds and insurance companies in defense of a variety of claims in civil litigation matters.  We have considerable experience defending personal injury, premises liability, product liability, transportation liability and professional liability claims.

 

 

 

Commercial Litigation

 

 

Our firm partners work with our clients, whether individuals, small businesses or large corporations, to provide full service commercial litigation representation.  We carefully guide our clients through all aspects of complex litigation including mediation, arbitration and State and Federal court actions.  We work to avoid litigation when it makes sense to do so. We aggressively pursue litigation when warranted by the interests of our clients.

 


 

 

Construction

 

We represent and counsel owners, general contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers and various construction trades in litigation arising out of complex public works projects and privately owned projects. The scope of representation includes a variety of construction disputes including construction lien, retainage and bond claim procedures, bid protests and delay and impact claims.

 

Creditors' Rights

 

Our firm often extends its representation of businesses and corporate clients to include debt recovery via negotiating payment plans and settlements, obtaining judgments and initiating garnishment actions to recover client funds.

Insurance Coverage & Bad Faith

 

Our firm partners provide private clients and insurers with coverage opinions in a wide variety of coverage matters.  Additionally, our attorneys represent insurance companies and policy holders in insurance disputes and coverage actions in state and federal courts.

Product Liability

 

 

Our attorneys defend a wide spectrum of clients against product related liability claims in personal injury and property damage matters.  We do our best to minimize any client liability exposure whether by alternative dispute resolution or trial representation.


 

 

Real Estate

 

We represent commercial and private clients in proceedings and transactions that involve real property.  We handle a variety of real estate matters for owners, developers and contractors including litigation, contract review and commercial and residential leases.

 

Employment

 

 

We assist employers in the complex navigation of laws that impact employee relationships.  Our attorneys are experienced in preparing appropriate employment contracts, including agreements restricting competition, solicitation and disclosure of confidential information.  We represent employers in a variety of employment disputes in mediation, arbitration and court action.

 

Transportation Litigation Defense

 

 

We have a long history of defending private transportation companies, their employees and the public entities with which they contract with and operate transportation services.  We approach the defense of every claim with a practiced understanding of how best to protect our client’s interests, whether through pre-suit settlement negotiation or aggressive litigation defense.

Professional Liability & Defense

 

We have an established history of providing representation to legal professionals in defense of malpractice claims in both state and federal courts. 

 

Corporate/Business Dispute

 

 

Our firm partners frequently provide corporate legal advice and guidance to our clients on matters including entity formation, corporate governance, contracts and agreements, business operations, dissolution and strategic planning.

 

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