• Represented biotech and life sciences companies in litigation arising from M&A transactions and joint development disputes.
  • Won an eight-figure monetary award for WorldCom and successfully defended claims seeking termination of a multi-year, multibillion-dollar contract after a two-week arbitration in New York
  • Obtained dismissal of bad faith, breach of contract and consumer fraud act claims asserted by class against insurance carrier
  • Represented medical device company in dispute with former distributors arising out of acquisition of competitor company. Resolved on terms favorable to client
  • Represented publicly held technology company in a breach of contract arbitration against a large Japanese company relating to the development and sale of next-generation portable MP3 audio players for automobiles. Settled on favorable terms.
  • Defended the founder of an IT services company against fraud and contractual misrepresentation claims brought by a private equity firm following recapitalization of the company. After one week trial, arbitrator rejected fraud claim outright and awarded less than three percent of the contractual damages claim
  • Defended a publicly held IT services company against a contract claim for a transaction fee brought by an investment banking and consulting firm following the sale of the company's Asian subsidiaries. Obtained summary judgment and successfully defended judgment on appeal. 
  • Represented a distributor against a manufacturer of nationally known fitness equipment on trial of the unlawful termination of the distributorship
  • Representation of national restaurant franchiser in trial in Connecticut involving allegations of breach of contract and fraud. Motion for judgment at conclusion of plaintiff's case granted
  • Defense of non-profit relief organization with global operations against allegations it was bound by a letter of intent to purchase the plaintiff’s commercial building, despite certain environmental hazards found on the property. After a two-week trial, the jury returned a verdict for the defendant on all claims
  • Successfully represented an airplane company in a contract dispute that enforced client’s rights to recover on a contract by which it sold trade claims to another company. 
  • Secured a trial victory in the New York County Supreme Court for a US subsidiary of a Spanish conglomerate concerning a procurement contract dispute The contract is the largest commercial contract that a Spanish company has ever been awarded outside of Spain. 
  • Represented a Texas-based energy company, in an ad hoc arbitration in New York under the SMA Rules with a Belgian shipowner. 
  • Achieved a substantial victory for an investment firm for breach of a continuing guaranty concerning a US$16 million development loan that was accelerated based upon material adverse change default.