• On trial team representing a private equity investment advisor and one of its portfolio company's former executive team and a competitive private equity investment advisor, based on corporate usurpation, conspiracy, breach of fiduciary duty, and misappropriation of trade secrets, in which the client was seeking in excess of $700 million.  After nine weeks of trial, on the eve of closing arguments, the case ended with a settlement, for which the clients were extremely pleased.
  • Represented an insurance industry client in a multi-billion dollar securities class action, a separate multi-billion dollar receivership claim, numerous related lawsuits filed in both state and federal court, a federal multi-district litigation (MDL) processing, and appellate proceedings in the Fifth Circuit Court Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.  See Chadbourne & Parke LLP, et al. v. Troice, 134 S. Ct. 1058 (2014); Rishmague v. Winter, 616 Fed. Appx. 138 (5th Cir. 2015)
  • Defended a Texas corporation as well as its officers and directors in shareholder derivative action arising from a merger transaction and obtained full dismissal of claims
  • Represented a publicly traded technology company and its board of directors in a Delaware class action arising from a US$560 million merger transaction
  • Prosecuted claims for breach of contract and misappropriation of trade secrets against a software developer who began using proprietary software developed for a specialty pharmacy in order to wrongfully compete in the specialty pharmacy industry, including obtaining a preliminary injunction
  • Defended national employer in an action brought by eight former employees on behalf of themselves and others who were similarly situated asserting FLSA and various Missouri state law causes of action in connection with alleged unpaid overtime
  • Represented a publicly traded waste management company and its board of directors in a nationwide shareholder class action arising from a US$525 million merger transaction
  • Counselled clients on compliance with employment agreements, including non-competition and non-solicitation provisions
  • Assisted a trial team in representing a large private equity investment advisor in litigation involving fiduciary duty, shareholder derivative, defamation and contractual claims, ultimately recovering US$2.8 million in attorney’s fees for the client and a take-nothing verdict in its favour, in which the recovery sought against them was approximately US$200 million
  • Assisted a REIT in an SEC inquiry regarding marketing practices, resulting in the SEC closing the inquiry after attorney presentation; counseled the REIT in developing new policies and procedures relating to the preparation, approval and dissemination of marketing and advertising materials
  • Represented an oil and gas company in an SEC investigation of embezzlement and kickbacks by the company’s CEO and CFO, including interaction with the SEC
  • Represented broker-dealers and investment advisors in investigations and examinations by the SEC and FINRA
  • Represented 100+ financial advisors in federal court litigation arising from an alleged Ponzi scheme and in related appellate proceedings at the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court