Business & Commercial Litigation

The firm's business and commercial litigation practice addresses all facets of disputes involving businesses and their owners.  We are prepared to defend or file claims on a client's behalf when business related issues arise, such as contract disputes, unfair competition and business interference claims, shareholder and partner disputes, intellectual property and restrictive covenant litigation.  The firm endeavors to resolve such disputes while taking into account its clients' objectives, but if a solution cannot be reached it is fully prepared to take cases to verdict.   


The firm provides counsel and delivers solutions on corporate matters at each phase of the life cycle of a business.  We represent businesses of all sizes across several industries and guide them through the full spectrum of their legal issues and needs.  From the start-up phase to expansion or acquisition, the firm possesses the business and legal acumen to assist its clients with meeting their objectives in a strategic, practical, efficient and effective manner.  These services include entity selection and formation; drafting and reviewing of contracts with customers, service providers, and vendors, non-disclosure agreements, licensing agreements or other similar proprietary rights agreements; mergers and acquisitions; and corporate governance.       

Employment Litigation & Counseling

The firm's employment practice entails representing clients in a broad range of employer/employee-related matters.  In particular, the firm has experience defending against claims of sexual harassment, employment discrimination, retaliations, and wrongful discharge.  The firm also counsels its clients on their legal obligations as employers, which includes providing training, drafting corporate policies and procedures, employee handbooks, and employment agreements.

Nonprofit & Charitable Organizations

The firm's representations of nonprofits includes assisting with their corporate formation and application to obtain their tax-exempt status under the Internal Revenue Code.  The firm also advises on the requirements to maintain and preserve the tax-exempt status.  Similar to the firm's representation of for-profit businesses, we counsel our nonprofit clients on the myriad of legal issues they face as corporate entities, such as contract review, employment issues, corporate governance, and litigation.

Cybersecurity & Privacy Law

The firm counsels businesses on developing and implementing procedures, policies, and training programs to reduce the risk of data loss or to falling victim to a data breach incident.  We advise on the applicable international, federal, and state data protection, privacy, and breach notification laws and assists with our clients' response to and breach or incident.