Complex Business Litigation

Significant contract, commercial, and business tort litigation is a staple of our practice. We have regularly litigated such disputes on behalf of plaintiffs and defendants. Read More

Fiduciary Duty and Partnership Litigation

We have extensive experience in the resolution of claims involving partnerships or startups that center on claims of breach of contract and breach of fiduciary duty. In some cases, our clients seek to preserve or protect the entity; in others they se… Read More

Trade Secret Misappropriation and Employee Mobility

The firm has an extensive practice representing both plaintiffs and defendants in trade secret and employee mobility cases. The firm’s advocacy in Application Group, Inc. v. Hunter Group, Inc., 61 Cal. App. 4th 881 (1998), played a major role in sh… Read More

Professional Negligence and Legal Ethics

The firm has extensive experience representing leading private law firms in professional negligence and other “law of lawyering” matters, including law firm disqualification and fee disputes. Because of the sensitivity of such matters, this is an… Read More

Intellectual Property

The firm has litigated a wide variety of intellectual property matters, including inventorship, trademark, copyright, and licensing disputes. Read More

Appellate Practice

The firm has extensive experience presenting and arguing appeals and writs in both state and federal appellate courts. Read More

Special Situations

The firm is often asked to handle delicate, unusual, or outside-the-box matters that do not fit into a practice area. These matters run the gamut of situations—both legal and practical—and require the creative, flexible, and collaborative approac… Read More