Favorable Settlement Obtained Mid-Trial for Nationwide Bank

Nationwide Bank

Successful defense of prominent and historic nationwide bank in breach of contract trial based on allegations of failure to fund a loan origination business of an outgoing employee and seeking over $50,000,000 in damages. Mid-trial, we reached a settlement favorable to our client for an amount significantly smaller than plaintiff's demand.

Successful representation of California bank in complex mortgage foreclosure debt recovery action through state court and bankruptcy court in the Southern District of Florida, which resulted in the criminal indictment of the borrower's principal for bank fraud.
Representation of primary secured lender and trustee in equitable subordination action regarding competing claims by prior owner of a cruise ship line. Successfully procured settlement for client, expected to reach $1 million.
Representation of construction lender as defendant in lawsuit brought by condominium association regarding construction of a $65 million condominium in Miami, Florida. Successfully counseled client on strategy for the general contractor who built the project to agree to indemnify and defend client f...