Jenner & Block

 
  • Successfully defeated professional liability claims relating to celebrity licensing and endorsement deals alleging over $100 million in damages on a motion for summary adjudication in California state court.
  • Served as second-chair on a trial team that won an international arbitration alleging claims worth over $300 million, following a 5-week international arbitration in Montreal Canada.
  • Served as third-chair on a trial team that won a domestic arbitration that was awarded over $4 million in damages after successfully arguing several different fraud claims, breach of contract, and alter ego.  The award was then subsequently enforced in the Northern District of Illinois.
  • Successfully argued a discovery motion, which resulted in an order finding that our opposing counsel did not have attorney-client privilege with their clients, resulting in our client receiving privileged communications between the defendants and their counsel.
  • Successfully defended two motions contesting claims of privilege.
  • Successfully argued several different motions to compel in California state court.
  • Successfully defended large law firm client in California state court, resulting in a demurrer as to all causes of action without leave to amend, a full dismissal on all claims and a judgment entered in the client’s favor.
  • Successfully defended large law firm client in California state court, resulting in a mediation, which led to a settlement of the action at no-cost and dismissal on all claims.
  • Successfully defended out-of-state lawyer in California state court, resulting in a full dismissal on all claims, for lack of personal jurisdiction.
  • Secured favorable settlement for Japanese corporate client in a government contracts dispute between the Japanese client and two state governments.