The Massachusetts Securities Division has accused a Massachusetts investment adviser of defrauding his mostly elderly clients out of more than $1 million over a 26 year period. Thomas T. Riquier and United Planners’ Financial Services of America are charged with misconduct related to the scheme. According to the Complaint, Thomas T. Riquier, an investment adviser […]
Pay for Results, Not Hours
Our top priority is to successfully resolve your case. By leveraging the resources and expertise of the nation’s largest contingency-fee law firm, we are equipped to achieve the best results for each and every client.
Who We Are
The Business Trial Group specializes in contingency-fee litigation for commercial disputes. We help businesses and individuals seek justice and recover what they are owed. Our venerated lawyers have decades of combined trial experience and have fought to recover tens of millions of dollars in judgments and settlements for our clients.
Some of our recent results include:
for victims of securities law violations
on behalf of developers for breach of contract and tort claims
for investors in a fraudulent securities offering
on behalf of construction company for breach of employment contracts
If We Don’t Win, You Don’t Pay
With the Business Trial Group, you will not be charged by the hour. We do not receive a fee unless we successfully resolve your case, so our only incentive is to win. We guarantee that you will only pay for results.
The Cases We Handle
Our attorneys have a broad range of experience and legal expertise. The Business Trial Group has successfully prosecuted a wide variety of claims involving contracts, construction, real estate, securities fraud, intellectual property, and other commercial disputes.
Proven track record in lawsuits between business owners, partners, shareholders as well as shareholder derivative litigation.
Representing individuals and businesses who suffered loss due to the negligence and fraud of attorneys, accountants and other professionals who failed to follow accepted standards.
Representation of brokers, sellers, investors, developers, homeowner and condo associations in cases involving negligence, breach of leases, construction claims, and others.
Experienced in complex contract disputes involving debts, services contracts, loan agreements, construction and various other commercial interests.
Representation of individuals who are owed inheritances under trusts and wills, and beneficiaries against trustees for mismanagement of assets or other misconduct.
Prosecuting claims on behalf of individuals and businesses for trademark, patent or copyright infringement, misappropriation of trade secrets, and unfair and deceptive business practices.
In the last two years there has been an explosion in cybercrimes targeting money wired in connection with real estate transactions. Perpetrators of these scams gain access to email correspondences about pending real estate closings and then send a phony email directing settlement funds to be wired into the scammer’s bank account—often to never be […]
When a third party recruiter submits a job candidate to a company and the company hires that candidate, the recruiter is typically entitled to compensation in the form of a recruitment fee (or placement fee). But in some cases, a company hires a candidate provided by a recruiter but fails to pay the recruiter. We […]