We work closely with business owners and operators to help them manage risk in complex litigation and at trial. Disputes can arise at every stage in our clients’ business, from startup and finance, to daily operations, through eventual transfer of assets. We offer more than 30 experienced commercial litigators who stand ready to represent our clients, as plaintiff or defendant, at any stage of this process. Our practice includes the areas of:
For more than 90 years, we have represented clients in many industries, focusing on construction, real estate, health care, insurance and financial services industries. At the federal level, our litigators have appeared before the U.S. Supreme Court, virtually all of the U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeal and many U.S. District Courts. We regularly represent business clients before state trial courts, appeals courts and administrative agencies – with a depth of experience in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Arizona and their neighboring states. And when litigation is not the best answer, we are credentialed to represent clients in alternative dispute resolution.
In addition to memberships in bar associations, our litigators are active members of:
Among the prominent attorneys in this practice are fellows of the highly selective American College of Trial Lawyers as well as the Litigation Counsel of America.
Our Commercial Litigation practice has achieved top rankings in the Chambers USA 2023 guide.
If you would like more information on this practice area or would like to discuss a specific matter, please contact the Commercial Litigation Practice Group Chair, Kurt Zitzer.