Commercial Litigation

 

Mediated complex commercial dispute involving partnerships and development of two multi-million dollar projects. Issues involved BREACH OF FIDUCIARY DUTY by partners, FRAUD, LENDING and CONSTUCTION FINANCE.

Mediated INSURANCE SUBROGATION case based on insurer’s resolution of underlying PROPERTY DAMAGE claim, and subsequent request for reimbursement from allegedly negligent manufacturer of DEFECTIVE PRODUCT.

Settled LENDING DISPUTE action between borrower and lender based on a sold out EQUITY LINE of credit after a trustee’s sale by lienholder. Issues involved nature of loan and consequences of foreclosure action.

Settled NURSING HOME penalty action between agency and owner of facility. Addressed allegations of patient neglect and CODE AND LICENSING requirements for nursing home facilities.

Settled action for BREACH OF CONTRACT and MISREPRESENTATION brought by parents against private school attended by their child, which had provided specialized educational services. Parents claimed that the school made material misrepresentations regarding the nature and extent of the SPECIAL EDUCATION services their child would receive, and sued for damages. The mediation was highly emotional for both sides.