Appellate Practice Representative Matters

Achieved vacation by the Second Circuit Court of Appeals of a District of Connecticut decision of dismissal due to arbitrability, in a contract dispute case.

Successful settlement in connection with representation of a financial industry corporation in contract dispute involving a novel area of arbitration law, attaining rejection of a magistrate judge's recommended ruling by the Southern District of New York, reversed on appeal by the Second Circuit.

Retained at the oral argument stage in complex tax litigation appeal.

Represented patent-holder in patent infringement case currently pending before the Federal Circuit.

Represented judgment creditor in appeal currently pending before the First Circuit in a case involving unique issues arising out of judicial assignment of causes of action.

Obtained Appellate Court of Connecticut ruling that there is no jurisdiction over custodian of retirement investment accounts without any other substantial interaction with Connecticut residents.

Successfully argued appeal of Banking Commissioner's Decision denying clients' rights to purchase hundreds of thousands of new bank shares.

Retained to press claim concerning election law to Connecticut Supreme Court.