Won jury trial defense verdict in multi-million dollar lawsuit against pilot accused by flight attendant of sexual harassment, assault and battery.
Defended corporation sued for religious discrimination and harassment because it could not accommodate employee’s request not to work Sundays. Achieved extremely favorable pretrial settlement.
Represented company in binding arbitration of retaliation lawsuit where employee claimed she was terminated because she had made an internal complaint for sexual harassment. Reached low, cost-of-defense settlement.
Defended company sued for disability discrimination following employee’s termination based on excessive absenteeism. Achieved low settlement.
Defended numerous employers in administrative claims and lawsuits brought by employees claiming misclassification as independent contractors or otherwise exempt from wage-hour laws, including overtime and rest and meal periods. Helped them quickly reach favorable results.
Defended Fortune 500 automobile and other product manufacturers in high-stakes product liability lawsuits in state and federal courts throughout the nation.
Represented airline sued for breach of contract and interference with contractual relations following termination of baggage delivery service. Achieved very favorable settlement on eve of hearing on motion for summary judgment.
Represented victim of financial scheme in which realtor sold victim’s properties to brother at substantially below fair market value and wired funds out of client’s bank account into escrow accounts for phony off-shore investment. Achieved very favorable settlement.
Won summary judgment for grocery store sued for negligent hiring of worker who murdered a real estate agent while delivering sandwiches at an open house.
Represented property owner in dispute with seller who misrepresented square footage of property and location of lot lines and easements. Reached favorable settlement on eve of arbitration.
Won significant arbitration award on behalf of buyer of multi-unit residential building for misrepresentations about zoning laws.