Employment Contracts. Has
represented both employers and employees; issues have included pay disputes,
non-solicitation agreements, wrongful termination.
Business Disputes. Has represented small businesses
as both plaintiffs and defendants in breach of contract, negligence,
misrepresentation, fraud, and collections actions. Represented commercial
landlord in successor liability action and obtained denial of motion for summary
judgment; obtained grant of summary judgment in shareholder action. Represented
business in action against bank for negligence and violation of Fair Credit
Reporting Act following identity theft. Won a motion for a new trial in claim of
fraudulent transfer. Obtained relief from Chapter 7 automatic stay to conduct
Homeowner Disputes. Obtained dismissal of collection
action against homeowner because of failure to provide proper notice;
represented homeowners enforcing deed restriction limiting height of buildings.
Construction. Has represented contractors,
architects, and property owners in breach of contract, defect, unjust
enrichment, and mechanic’s lien foreclosure actions. Obtained arbitration award
for owners when contractor abandoned the work prior to completion. Obtained
grant of summary judgment on claims of unlicensed contractors and statute of
frauds. Successfully represented subsequent owners of business in defect action
brought by property owner.
Landlord Tenant. Has represented both
commercial and residential landlords. Won bench trial for landlord seeking to
quiet title. Successfully represented commercial tenant in claim for property
damage caused by water intrusion.
Real Estate. Has represented purchasers in actions
for specific performance, breach of partnership agreements, and violation of