Wins

  • Successfully defended $70 million international lawsuit in the Southern District of New York, with a favorable jury verdict against plaintiff and in favor of client’s fraud counterclaims.
  • Successfully defended a $200,000 lawsuit over the sale of goods, with a favorable jury verdict for client on counterclaims for $4 million.
  • Obtained multi-million dollar settlement secured by $5 million consent judgment for a group of investors against an intricate web of inter-related companies.
  • Obtained a mid-six-figure settlement for client, a purported franchisee, for improper franchise disclosure by the defendant franchisor.
  • Obtained significant settlements for franchisee group from principals of now defunct franchisor.
  • Obtained significant settlement for group of individual investors defrauded by investment scheme. 
  • Obtained dismissal (twice dismissed including amended complaint) on motion to dismiss a $4m+ claim against bank and its principal. 
  • Key member of a legal team in a Bet-the-Company against my client, a franchisor, involving a group of 60 franchisees suing for fraud, violation of franchise statutes, RICO, anti-trust, breach of contract and other claims in multiple states.  Successfully obtained dismissal of most of the franchisees’ claims, which led to a favorable settlement.
  • Secured preliminary injunctions against former franchisees in violation of non-compete agreements and trademark rights; developed aggressive strategies to identify and terminate businesses that violated contracts and employed the illegal use of company trademarks.