Representative Matters

Intellectual Property, Sports and Entertainment Litigation

  • Represented clients in intellectual property and entertainment litigation in state and federal courts in multiple states as lead counsel, co-counsel, and counsel pro hac vice, including trademark, color mark, copyright, trade secret, patent, publicity, and privacy rights cases
  • Successfully represented celebrities in litigation and settlements, including claims exceeding $100 million
  • Represented trademark owners in Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) litigation and appeals
  • Represented franchisors in intellectual property litigation and settlements, including trade secret misappropriation, trademark infringement, and copyright infringement
  • Obtained favorable pre-litigation settlements from infringers on behalf of intellectual property owners

Financial and General Litigation

  • Served as lead counsel in well over 100 lawsuits, including six-digit and seven-digit recoveries and settlements
  • Successful appeals in state and federal appellate courts, including U.S. Supreme Court
  • Represented clients in state, federal, and international arbitrations, including American Arbitration Association (AAA) and International Court of Arbitration (ICC) cases
  • Defended manufacturers and distributors in numerous products liability lawsuits, including aviation and asbestos
  • Defended financial professionals and others against investigations by state and federal securities regulators, including FINRA
  • Represented restaurant and hotel entities in matters including engineering and environmental litigation and mediation, contract disputes and litigation, dram shop laws, and other matters
  • Represented landlords and tenants in commercial and residential real estate litigation and eviction cases
  • Represented plaintiffs in class action litigation involving antitrust claims
  • Successfully represented personal representatives and heirs in probate litigation, ADR, and settlements
  • Won judgments for recovery and possession of loan collateral in favor of secured lenders