Lead counsel in wage and hour litigation resulting in resolution for five percent of the initial demand.
Lead counsel for plaintiff in one of the first claims under the federal Defense of Trade Secrets Act in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Lead counsel in discrimination lawsuit settled before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and prior to suit in Federal Court, resulting of mitigation of group plaintiff and/or class action risk.
Represented Fortune 100 broker-dealer in employment-related litigation and arbitration before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, including enforcement of restrictive covenants, protection of trade secrets, prosecution and defense of raid claims, defense against state and federal discrimination claims, and defense against wage and hour claims.
Obtained voluntary dismissal of two employment retaliation/whistleblower lawsuits through the use of computer forensics that revealed materially false allegations by plaintiffs before formal discovery began.
Routinely draft employee handbooks and policy documents, and counsel employers on compliance with wage and hour, harassment and discrimination, and other employment compliance issues, serving as an extension of, or in some cases, a surrogate for, clients’ Human Resources Departments.
Represent Fortune 500 insurer in claims litigation.
Managed debt workout in excess of $2 million to save the client from filing for bankruptcy.
Protected commercial bank’s real estate collateral by initiating injunctive proceedings to stop borrower from selling assets and unlawfully retaining proceeds, resulting in negotiations leading to sale of the loan at issue to guarantors for its full book value.
Trial counsel for large family owned manufacturing facility in Philadelphia in prosecution of breach of warranty claims against Fortune 100 company.
Counsel in class action currently pending against the largest toll road operator in America on a claim valued at more than $200,000,000.
Defended major broker-dealer against investment suitability claims by multiple claimants related to oil and gas private placements.