Litigation

The Firm’s litigation counsel have extensive trial experience in New York and Federal courts, and in arbitral forums and before regulatory bodies. Our practice encompasses all aspects of the litigation process, from pretrial matters through trial and all levels of appeal. We have represented clients across many industries, with a drive to achieve our clients’ goals and protect their interests. We help clients evaluate litigation risks and, when appropriate, develop a settlement strategy from a position of strength. We have successfully handled a broad range of commercial disputes, including:

  • contract and related tort claims
  • construction disputes
  • intellectual property claims
  • employment-related disputes
  • shareholder and partner disputes
  • will contests, trustee removal actions and contested accountings
  • tax assessment appeals
  • lender liability matters
  • personal injury and wrongful death claims
  • landlord-tenant disputes
  • professional malpractice claims
  • mortgage foreclosures

Our clients include business entities, individuals, not-for-profit entities and municipal tax districts. In addition, we routinely act as local counsel in Federal and state civil actions, coordinating with out-of-state counsel. In every instance we take our clients’ budgets into account, with the goal of representing our clients efficiently and providing cost-effective results.