Hoge Fenton’s Business Litigation team is experienced, effective, and efficient. Our litigators are business-minded, designing comprehensive legal strategy that supports each client’s objectives throughout the litigation process. We are trial lawyers who are well-equipped and prepared to try every case. Our Business Litigation team is made of proven litigators and veteran negotiators who understand how business considerations factor into each dispute.

The firm’s business litigation clients range from start-ups to major corporations, and include entrepreneurs, franchisees, fast-growth and middle market companies, as well as international, publicly traded, and international companies. We represent clients from myriad industries, such as technology and life-sciences, real estate and financial services, and manufacturing and retail. We handle all types of business and commercial litigation, and are known for our deep bench strength in:

  • Post-transaction disputes
  • Contract disputes
  • Fraud claims
  • Unfair competition actions
  • Misappropriation of trade secrets
  • Business dissolution disputes
  • Corporate, partnership, and shareholder claims

Hoge Fenton has taken on the most contentious and difficult disputes and prevailed. We are trusted by our peers and frequently referred by national and international law firms to serve as local counsel on major business disputes. In addition, we serve as managing counsel for client litigation portfolios involving state, national, and international claims, acting as overall strategists and coordinating lead counsel for multi-district, multi-issue, and multi-counsel lawsuits.

Our rich history of formidable advocacy before state and federal courts is supported by top-quality trial and appellate lawyers, a selection of whom have been elevated to serve on the state, federal, and appellate benches. Whether through trial or on appeal, arbitration or mediation, or by productive and swift negotiation, our Business Litigation team is completely dedicated to achieving the right result for every client.

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