Experience

Alternative Dispute Resolution Experience

  • Presided over more than 20 AAA matters as an arbitrator.
  • Mediator in Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas.
  • Extensive experience as counsel in numerous complex commercial arbitrations before the AAA and other ADR organizations.  This includes experience in arbitrating claims for emergency, interim relief as well as arbitrating numerous cases to final Award and confirming Awards in the District Court.
  • Extensive experience as counsel in mediations involving claims of construction defect, breach of contract, “business divorce” cases, trade secrets, covenants not to compete, insurance coverage issues, claims of a statutory liquidator, commercial torts and class actions

Industry Experience

  

  • Printing 
  • Publishing
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Construction
  • Manufacturing
  • Hospitality
  • Banking and Financial Services
  • Real Estate Development and Construction
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Chemical Manufacturing and Distribution
  • Food Processing/Manufacturing
  • Sports and Non-Sports Memorabilia
  • Recycling
  • Automotive
  • Miscellaneous Consumer Products

Litigated Claims Involving:

  • Breach of Contract
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duties by Directors and Officers 
  • Business Torts
  • Intellectual Property - Trademark/Copyright Infringement
  • Misappropriation of Trade Secrets
  • Breach of Employment Contracts, Covenants Not to Compete and Related Claims
  • Disputes under “Earn Out” Provisions
  • Partnership Breakups/Corporate Divorces
  • Business Valuation
  • Real Estate Valuation
  • Real Estate Development
  • Construction Defects 
  • Defamation
  • Insurance Coverages
  • Various Statutory Torts (TCPA, RESPA, DTSA)
  • Fraud
  • Environmental Claims
  • Food Manufacturing and Processing
  • Professional Malpractice (Accounting, Legal and Architectural)
  • Whistleblower Claims
  • Rights of a Statutory Liquidator of a Failed Property and Casualty Insurer 
  • Various Consumer Class Actions