Complex Civil Litigation
White Collar Criminal Law
Securities Enforcement Proceedings
Securities Litigation
Intellectual Property Litigation
Internal Investigations
Banking Litigation
Unfair Competition and False Advertising

Litigation Regarding Duties of Directors,
Officers, & Controlling Shareholders

Legal Malpractice
Alternative Dispute Resolution

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We handle challenging high-stakes securities litigation and have had substantial success. In some of our more notable representations, we have:

  • Pursued securities fraud litigation on behalf of Legg Mason High Yield Portfolio against the underwriters of a half-billion dollar bond offering;

  • Defended Merrill Lynch & Co. in a billion dollar lawsuit brought by the County of Orange relating to government securities and reverse repurchase agreements; and

  • Litigated rival securities firm's antiquated back-office systems and its violations of NASD and NYSE account transfer rules.