We perceive the significance of strong professional testimony and robust dispositive motions practice and are experienced in choosing and working with consultants to conclude circumstances efficiently. Obtained a very favorable settlement for a Big Four accounting agency in a federal securities fraud class motion. We work to coach our own attorneys and employees on points related to professional liability, so they do not appear to be learning on our clients’ time. Our attorneys are leaders in the professional liability bar and are common speakers and contributors to ALI-CLE and ABA committees, seminars and publications regarding skilled liability points. Representation of healthcare suppliers in protection of malpractice lawsuits, involving such areas of drugs as household apply, neurology, radiology, pain administration, orthopedics, ear, nostril and throat surgery, pancreatic dissection, endocrinology and ophthalmology. Successfully defended a Chicago-based law firm against claims of securities fraud and improper handling of the issuance of firm inventory to workers introduced by the trustee’s of the company’s retirement fund.
Defense of legal malpractice claims introduced by shoppers, investors and different events who contend that the legislation agency owed them an obligation of care. In addition to being a leader in litigation, we have efficiently defended skilled liability claims arising from alleged failures of insurance coverage brokers or agents to obtain applicable insurance coverage protection, lapse of coverage and claims dealing with errors. We have more than over 173 years of combined expertise authorized experience at our agency. We have been on the forefront of this legal space, arguing instances earlier than state and federal courts of attraction, as properly as the Louisiana Supreme Court. Our attorneys are incessantly asked to speak at seminars all through the country on skilled legal responsibility issues. National counsel to monetary services firm in opposition to class motion and particular person lawsuits involving RICO, fraud, and different state legislation claims introduced by shoppers who participated in alleged tax shelters.
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Acted as lead trial counsel for the Creditors Committee within the Appalachian Fuels LLC and associated company bankruptcies within the Eastern District of Kentucky in reference to the investigation and pursuit of claims arising from this coal mining company’s losses of multiple hundred million dollars. Claims involve a mess of corporations, former officers and directors, insurers and professional firms. Trustees, liquidators, creditors’ committees, firms, CRO’s, financial entities, shareholders and other clients rely on Diamond McCarthy to resolve challenging litigation arising from large-scale company insolvencies and other financially-distressed situations. Our group has deep expertise reconstructing the events that led to a company’s failure, identifying culpable events and pursuing all obtainable damages by way of asset recovery, negotiations and tenacious advocacy within the courtroom. One involving the sale of a business and another that concerned the failure to well timed file a declare in opposition to an estate. Prevailed on summary judgment previous to any discovery based upon the complete controversy doctrine, defeating claims towards an ALAS member agency of professional negligence arising out of a lending transaction.