Litigation

As a full-service business law firm, Broude, Smith, Jennings, McGlinchey & Fitzgerald, P.C. offers pragmatic explanations and assessments of a client’s options so the client can make informed decisions about commercial litigation as well as alternative methods of dispute resolution. Recognizing that legal actions can have a significant impact on a company’s ability to achieve its business objections, our goal is to assist clients in resolving conflicts while minimizing time, expense and disruption to operations.

We represent companies in complex litigation matters and alternative dispute resolution proceedings across a broad range of subject matters:

  • Commercial business transactions
  • Real estate transactions
  • Lease disputes
  • Contract disputes with suppliers and customers
  • Construction issues, including breach of contract, defense of payment, bond and mechanic’s lien claims
  • Oil and gas transactions
  • Loan and guaranty transactions
  • Debt collection and foreclosure
  • Bankruptcy adversary proceedings
  • Shareholder or partnership disputes
  • Officer and director liability
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Business torts, such as deceptive trade practices, interference and fraud
  • Non-subscriber suits arising from worker injury claims
  • Employment-related claims under state and federal law, including harassment, discrimination, termination and wage and hour claims
  • Defamation, emotional distress and personal injury
  • Consumer law