Key Matters

  • Represented natural gas exploration and production company in multiple arbitrations and trial court matters related to challenges to administration of joint venture.
  • Represented national transportation and logistics provider in dispute related to multi-million dollar breach of contract claim.
  • Represented former officers of public company in multi-million dollar claim challenging management decisions and receipt of employment payments.
  • Represented family office with respect to claims related to mismanagement of invested funds.
  • Obtained dismissal of claim against international energy provider in matter related to property ownership.
  • Represented proprietary education company in defense of qui tam case asserting multi-billion dollar loss.
  • Obtained $126 million trial verdict on behalf of telecommunications company incident to sale of enterprise.
  • Represented executive officers in sale of majority interests in $25 million medical education company with respect to disposition transaction.
  • Obtained dismissal of multiple derivative cases under Pennsylvania law alleging mismanagement of publicly-traded entity.
  • Obtained dismissal of securities fraud action on preliminary motions alleging violations of federal securities law.
  • Successfully represented natural gas producer in defense of challenge to operations and issuance of zoning permits.
  • Serving as pro bono counsel, won an injunction freeing a client who had been kept in solitary confinement for 36 years.
  • Acted as counsel of record in 35 securities fraud, derivative and corporate governance matters.
  • Represented international coatings manufacturer in matters relating to claims of toxic exposure to heavy metals.
  • Obtained complete dismissal with prejudice on initial motion on behalf of natural gas exploration and production company of multi-count complaint filed by former lessor of oil and gas rights in Pennsylvania state court, alleging claims of breach of contract, fraud, conversion and unjust enrichment.