My General Counsel Featured Transactions

  • Representation of two national trade associations and various component manufacturers before the American Lumber Standards Committee regarding the proposal of the Southern Pine Inspection Bureau to reduce design values for Southern Pine visually graded lumber by 30-35%.
  • Development of on-line training courses with over 50 hours of content for truss and component manufacturers and framing contractors.
  • Representation of various trucking companies on transactional and litigation matters, including establishing entity and organizational structure, drafting transportation agreements, consultation on insurance matters, resolution of pending vehicle accidents, and resolution of multiple shipping charge claims.
  • Consultation on and formation of multiple startup companies, and subsidiaries of existing companies.
  • Led corporate investigations and/or audits for clients that suspected internal wrong doing and wanting to improve their processes and/or reduce legal liability.
  • Negotiated, drafted, reviewed confidentiality, non-compete, non-solicitation, invention assignment agreements for numerous clients in various industries.
  • Represented clients (usually a corporation, but have represented employees as well) in disputes over non-competition agreements.
  • Assisted multiple clients in obtaining Woman Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) certifications.
  • Represented variety of clients in disputes over website domains.
  • Represented contractors and sub-contractors in numerous complex construction transaction and litigation matters.
  • Represented clients in trade-secret misappropriation disputes, resulting in a favorable settlement for the clients.
  • Advised multiple telecommunications companies on corporate structure, negotiation of master service agreements, and other telecommunications field related matters.
  • Represented corporate clients in a trademark violation/unfair competition/Lanham Act case, resulting in a favorable settlement and agreed injunction in favor of the client.
  • Represented clients in various federal claims, including FLSA litigation, False Claims Act Whistleblower actions, and OSHA actions.
  • Leases and construction build-out of manufacturing facilities across the U.S.
  • Representation of landlords and tenants on multiple commercial and industrial lease transactions (including build-to-suit transactions).
  • Representation of sellers and buyers in the sale/purchase of several industrial, warehouse, office, and unimproved properties.
  • Representation of landlords and tenants in commercial lease negotiations
  • Representation of owners in refinancing of commercial properties