Commercial Litigation

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

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.