Representative Cases

Prosecuted to Judgment a Breach of Contract and Labor Code Case

The Firm successfully prosecuted a breach of contract and Labor Code claim on behalf of a professional sports executive against his former employer resulting in a seven-figure arbitration award—as well as an attorneys’ fee award.  As part of this case, the Firm also successfully defended the ex-employer’s cross-complaint asserting breach of contract and fiduciary duty… Read more »

Prosecuted to Judgment a Breach of Fiduciary Duty Case

The Firm successfully prosecuted to judgment a breach of fiduciary duty case arising from the attempted theft of church real property valued in excess of $2 million.  The judgment in favor of the church congregation included the return of the church real property—as well as six-figure punitive damage award against the lead defendant.  The case… Read more »

Defended Corporate Clients in a Multi-Party Fraud Case

The Firm successfully defended corporate clients in a multi-party fraud and contractual interference case.  The trial court’s ruling dismissing several of the claims against the corporate clients appears at Andrew Smith Co. v. Paul’s Pak, Inc., 754 F. Supp. 2d 1120 (N.D. Cal. 2010).  The case successfully settled after opening statements.  The case was venued… Read more »

Prosecuted to Judgment a Declaratory Relief and Specific Performance Action

The Firm successfully prosecuted to judgment a declaratory relief and specific performance action following a three week bench trial.  The corporate client was awarded ownership of real property valued in excess of $2 million.  The decision was affirmed on appeal: Central Coast Baptist Church v. First Baptist Church of Los Lomas, 171 Cal. App. 4th… Read more »

Prosecuted a Legal Malpractice Action

The Firm successfully prosecuted a legal malpractice action to recover funds on behalf of a local church. The case successfully settled on the morning of trial.   The case was venued in Santa Clara County Superior Court.