Representative Cases

  • Secured a federal court’s dismissal of an alleged breach of a restrictive covenant. IntelliHR, LLC v. Martyn, Case No. 1:15-cv-00243-LMB-MSN (E.D. Va. March 25, 2015).
  • Obtained a $10 million judgment for a banking client against guarantors of a commercial loan. Branch Banking and Trust Co. v. Rappaport, Civ. Action No. 13-510 (D.D.C. February 28, 2014).
  • Secured a federal court’s dismissal, affirmed by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, on behalf of a banking client accused of violating the Equal Credit Opportunity Act. Ballard v. Bank of America, N.A., 734 F.3d 308 (4th Cir. 2013).
  • Attained a federal court’s dismissal on filed-rate doctrine grounds of a nationwide class action alleging damages from the purported improper reporting of end-product prices used by the U.S. Department of Agriculture to establish federal minimum prices payable to dairy farmers. Carlin, et al. v. DairyAmerica, Inc., et al., 690 F.Supp.2d 11 (E.D. Cal. 2010).
  • Secured a $5.2 million arbitration award on behalf of a banking client for fraud and breach of contract. Bank of America, N.A. v. A.C. Technology, Inc., et al., AAA Case No. 16 148 Y 00590 09 (Oct. 4, 2010).
  • Obtained summary judgment for the American Urological Association accused of conspiring with the American Medical Association to keep plaintiff's urological treatment off the market. Neotonus, Inc. v. American Medical Association, et al., 554 F. Supp. 2d 1368 (N.D. Ga. 2007).
  • Obtained summary judgment for the defendant in an antitrust action challenging the legality of a radiology exclusive contract. Imaging Center, Inc. v. Western Maryland Health System, Inc., 20052 Trade Cas. (CCH) 75056, 2005 WL 3403627 (4th Cir. 2005).
  • Attained a defense verdict on behalf of a hospital client accused of conspiring in violation of antitrust laws to prevent a competitor’s expansion efforts. Sisters of St. Francis, Inc. v. Morgan County, 397 F. Supp. 2d 1032 (S.D. Ind. 2005).
  • Obtained summary judgment on behalf of a long-term care pharmacy provider accused of improperly maintaining a pharmaceutical recycling program in violation of the False Claims Act. United States ex rel. Quinn v. Omnicare, Inc., 382 F. 3d 432 (3rd Cir. 2004).
  • Obtained injunctive relief on behalf of Morgan Stanley DW, Inc., in an action involving the misappropriation of trade secrets and confidential information. Morgan Stanley DW Inc. v. Rothe, 150 F.Supp.2d 67 (D.D.C. 2001).