Defended ten former trustees of the Healthcare Industry Trust of New York in a $220 million lawsuit alleging breach of fiduciary duty (matter pending). (Supreme Court, Albany County)
Represented Bolat Nazarbayev, the brother of the President of Kazakhstan, as plaintiff in a $100 million lawsuit alleging the fraudulent misappropriation of real and personal property, including a $20 million condominium in the Plaza in Manhattan; obtained favorable settlement for client. (Supreme Court, New York County)
Defended Uber Technologies, Inc., the industry-leading provider of smart-phone based livery service, in a breach of contract lawsuit, prevailing on all claims. (Supreme Court, New York County)
Represented founder of $1B cloud computing company in dispute with board of directors; litigated in Delaware Chancery Court to enforce books & records demand; obtained favorable settlement through JAMS mediation.
Represented owner of China Arena Football League in dispute with vendor regarding services furnished in China. (Supreme Court, New York County)
Served as outside counsel and Chief Strategy Officer for Yippy, Inc., a publicly traded data and technology company.
Represented co-owner of Lateral Link in a five-day arbitration in California, resulting in an award invalidating provisions of the LLC agreement as unconscionable and ordering a seven-figure buyout of client’s equity, together with an award of legal fees and costs. (Judicate West Arbitration)
Represented Time Square Construction in a Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceeding involving $100 million residential construction project. (U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York)
Served as lead trial counsel for Atrium Management in an ERISA class action (matter pending). (U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York)
Defended Wear First Sportswear, Inc. in a lawsuit commenced by a third-party's factoring agent, who claimed to be entitled to be paid on Wear First's open invoices; on appeal, obtained reversal of trial court's denial of Wear First's motion to stay the case pending arbitration in China. (New York Appellate Division, First Department)
Defended medical practice against breach of contract and retaliation claims by a former employee; obtained favorable settlement. (U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York)
Defended data consulting company in a wrongful termination action brought by its former executive vice president; obtained complete victory following four-day arbitration. (JAMS Arbitration)
Represented banker in 6-day defamation trial, obtaining complete victory. (FINRA Arbitration)
Represented Fashionism.com in lawsuit against its co-owner for theft of company funds; obtained settlement resulting in return of funds and surrender of co-owner’s management authority. (Supreme Court, New York County)
Defended senior technology executive in a lawsuit brought by his former employer regarding a contractual non-compete provision; obtained settlement resulting in client receiving a short period of paid “garden leave” followed by cancellation of non-compete. (Supreme Court, New York County)
Defended Bluewater Records, a North Carolina based record company, in a dispute with its former CEO; obtained complete victory when plaintiff dropped his claims in the face of client’s summary judgment motion. (Supreme Court, New York County)
Defended fashion company in a breach of contract lawsuit brought by a Chinese manufacturer; obtained dismissal of case. (U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York)
Represented executives of Lehman Brothers as creditor’s counsel in the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy; obtained favorable settlement with Debtor. (U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of New York)
Represented 95-year-old accountant in lawsuit claiming that grandson stole $950,000.
Defended landlord in a dispute concerning return of a security deposit; won complete victory following trial. (Richmond County Civil Court)
Advised principal of leading Bitcoin trading platform regarding business and regulatory matters.