An analysis of state court data by the Wall Street Journal challenges the notion that Americans are overly litigious and raises questions about prohibitive litigation costs. According to WSJ, tort lawsuit filings (lawsuits for civil wrongs) declined more than 80% from 1993 to 2015. One of the main factors cited for the decline in tort […]
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.
Paul L. SanGiovanni and Clay M. Townsend of the Business Trial Group have been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2018. Inclusion in Best Lawyers is a significant honor that is based entirely on peer review. The selection process begins with an open nomination and then proceeds to voting by practice areas and geographic […]
Many contracts contain a provision that requires notice, usually in writing, to be given in advance of terminating the agreement (commonly known as a “notice period”). Failure to provide the contractually-required notice can lead to a lawsuit. Failure by either party to provide the contractually-required notice can result in a breach of contract. If the […]