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Practice Areas

Our clients receive the advantages of big-firm experience with smaller firm efficiency and tailored service.
— George T Shipley

Complex Litigation & Appeals

Our attorneys have prosecuted and defended lawsuits in trial and appellate courts nationally, with an outstanding record of decisions in our clients’ favor.

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Domestic & International Arbitration

With its specialized rules and requirements, this is one of our most prominent practices.

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Business, Contractual, Partnership & Joint Venture Disputes

We successfully navigate, untangle, and defend businesses in contract, partnership, and joint venture disputes.

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Construction & Projects

Clients depend upon our deep knowledge of their legal and business issues for the successful resolution of construction and project disputes.

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Environmental & Natural Resources

We have developed a detailed understanding of the law, the regulations, and the science that promotes our clients’ success in environmental disputes.

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Trade Secrets, Unfair Competition, & Intellectual Property

We achieve success based on the legal issues, procedural framework, and underlying business ramifications in trade secret and intellectual property disputes.

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Internal Investigations, 
Compliance, Risk Analysis & e-Discovery

Our litigation experience and industry knowledge help clients discover key facts, evaluate risks, and avoid litigation or enforcement actions.

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