Practice Areas

— Commercial Litigation

Business relationships can go awry in an almost infinite variety of ways. Each scenario requires tough decisions and, sometimes, hard fought battles. No matter the circumstance, we can guide you to the resolution of your conflict, with strategic attention to cost and value at every stage.

Representative matters include:

Represent Auerbach Grayson Co., a global agency broker and its Egyptian majority investor, Beltone Financial Holding SAE, in the defense of a lawsuit by a financial advisor claiming a “success fee” for facilitating Beltone’s investment.

Defend gemstone dealers and their companies in a dispute concerning the ownership of the Princie Diamond, a rare 34-carat pink diamond. The case involves substantial international discovery and the application of Italian and Swiss law.

Represent Georgetown law professor targeted by an aggressive campaign of internet defamation arising from his service on a FINRA arbitration panel.

Defended online retailer of cowboy boots and western-themed apparel in libel and tortious interference suit brought by competitor; achieved successful settlement after asserting counterclaims arising from competitor’s misappropriation of intellectual property.