Understanding the complexity is essential
Commercial litigation cases are often complicated. The ability to understand the complexity of each matter—and mobilize the right resources—is essential to achieving a positive outcome.
Protecting your business interests
At Burns White, we represent businesses and business owners in a broad range of industries, and have the legal understanding and knowledgeable attorneys needed to customize a strategic response to protect your business interests in complex litigation matters such as:
- Class action lawsuits
- Contract disputes
- Business torts
- Breach of contract and fiduciary duty allegations
- Corporate break-ups and de-mergers
- Governance issues
- Partnership and joint venture disputes
- Ownership issues, including but not limited to shareholder issues and partner issues
- Directors and Officers obligations and liability
Achieving success for our class action litigation clients
Burns White has extensive experience and a successful record of accomplishment defending financial institutions, corporations, and other businesses against state and federal class action lawsuits. Our cost-effective, results-oriented approach has helped deliver positive outcomes for clients faced with challenging class action litigation.
In each matter, a hand-selected team of attorneys works with class action defendants through all phases of the legal process including:
- Case Development Evaluation and Strategy
- Early Motion Resolutions
- Class-Based Discovery and Merits Discovery
- Class Certification Proceedings
- Dispositive Motions
- Class Action Settlement
- Pretrial Preparation
- Class Action Trial
- Appeal Proceedings
Recognized for our deep understanding of the class action process, and for delivering favorable results, our attorneys have the experience—in a variety of industries—to provide the legal representation critical for success.
Leveraging firm-wide expertise
We draw from attorneys across our broad practice groups—including Business Practices and Commercial Transactions, Employment Practices Liability, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Government Investigations, and Professional Liability—to assemble a defense team that can analyze the legal implications specific to your case, coordinate a methodical approach, and deliver an effective resolution in your best interest.