Extensive mediation experience with business and commercial disputes including frequently multi-party settings. Results-oriented, effective, efficient.
Construction/Real Estate: commercial, industrial, public and institutional construction projects - residential, office towers, warehouse, shopping centers, hotels, multi-family, manufacturing and processing facilities, communications towers; owners/developers, lenders, insurers and sureties, design professionals, general contractors and trade contractors and suppliers; delay impacts and inefficiency claims, CPM; government contracts; lien and bond claims; building envelope, water penetration, waterproofing, stucco/sealant/ caulking; defects in materials, mechanical, HVAC, plumbing; EPC, integrated project delivery, joint venture, BIM; credit/real estate mortgages, title disputes; development/land use.
Corporate/Securities: corporate issuers, shareholders, investors; disclosure and solicitation issues; securities fraud; entity formation, shareholders' agreements, rights of first refusal, buy-outs, option rights and valuation; non-competition covenants; trade secrets and confidential information; corporate opportunities; breach of fiduciary duty; unfair competition; domestic US and international transactions.
Intellectual Property/Technology: startups, manufacturing, software and internet companies and angel and later round investors; licensing agreements; trademark and copyright infringement; trade secrets and confidential information; agreements; government procurement.
Labor/Employment: employers, employees and claimant group; State/Federal workplace disputes; employment contracts, commissions, bonuses and compensation; wage/hour; confidentiality, non-competition, non-solicitation, termination; discrimination, harassment, retaliation, promotion, termination in sex, age, race and disability claims.
Commercial Sales: manufacturers, distributors and purchasers and lenders and financial parties involving non-conforming goods, letters of credit, risk of loss, battle of forms, security interests, financing agreements.