Service Areas

Personal Injury (Federal and State Court)

  • Disputes involving medical malpractice claims against individual health care providers and institutions in a variety of medical specialties, and claims based on the denial of insurance coverage
  • Mediated cases involving claims of negligence in trucking cases
  • Mediated wrongful death claim involving the proper diagnosis and treatment by nurses and physician treatment in the care of a new born
  • Mediated slip and fall cases
  • Mediated multiple automobile liability cases
  • Mediated the distribution of a stipulated fund to compensate multiple victims of automobile accident
  • Mediated the distribution of settlement award in multi party death case
  • Mediated dispute involving carrier’s alleged denial of insurance coverage for bodily injury claims auto accident
  • Mediated dispute involving carrier’s denial of insurance coverage under insurance agreement with trucking accident

Real Estate Law (Federal and State Court)

  • Disputes involving commercial and residential property transactions, including sales agent liability, land use and zoning issues, environmental-related claims, real property sales contracts, commercial lease disputes, homeowner association’s regulation of property rights,  including the application of homeowner association’s covenants, conditions and restrictions
  • Mediated breach of a commercial land development agreement, including claims for rescission, fraud, and breach of implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing
  • Mediated claim for release of purchaser’s deposit, including the unpaid portion of the deposit, based on purchaser’s failure to timely close on the property
  • Mediated complex property development and management dispute in involving land use and zoning issues, breach of contract and fiduciary duty claims, and claim for lost profits after construction contract terminated
  • Mediated franchise agreement dispute in the telecommunication industry involving breach of contract, fraud and fraudulent inducement issues
  • Arbitrated the application of home owner’s association bylaws in dispute involving refusal to permit the implementation of homeowner’s building plans
  • Mediated claim against insurance carrier for losses incurred as a result for fire damage to residence
  • Mediated dispute between national mortgage company and property owner regarding failure to properly administer the payoff of home mortgage loan

Business and Commercial Litigation (Federal and State Court)

  • Disputes involving sale of commercial products, personal services, franchises, multiple contract issues
  • Mediated disputes between franchisor and franchisee involving claims of unfair competition and fraud
  • Mediated disputes between businesses involving claims of misrepresentation and false advertising
  • Mediated breach of contract claim between school district and contractor involving construction project
  • Mediated claims involving breach of joint marketing agreement between cable services provider and retailer
  • Mediated shareholders’ dispute between doctors concerning dividend payments and proper evaluation of the price per member’s share

Employment Law (Federal and State Court)

  • Disputes involving claims of retaliatory discharge and whistleblowing, claims of discrimination based on age, disability, gender, pregnancy, national origin, race, sexual orientation, violations of the FMLA, Title VII, ADA, ADEA, and  contract actions based on the failure to pay bonuses, commissions, and severance involving a wide variety of businesses and organizations, including the government, private and nonprofit domestic and international associations, and health care industry personnel and companies
  • Mediated sexual harassment and defamation claim against multinational oil filed company
  • Mediated disability discrimination claim and failure to accommodate against publicly traded company
  • Mediated wrongful termination claim brought by executive director against hospital
  • Mediated claim alleging breach of employment contract, wrongful termination and violation of the FMLA brought by senior employee against corporation engaged home health care company
  • Mediated same-sex sexual harassment and constructive discharge claim against employee’s supervisor in oil refinement industry
  • Mediated sexual harassment and retaliation in violation of Title VII
  • Mediated in wrongful termination claim and workers compensation retaliation/discrimination
  • Arbitrated and Mediated numerous matters involving both contract employees and at will employment claims and claims based on employee handbook provisions

Insurance Law 1st Party Matters (Federal and State Court)

  • Mediated disputes involving  first party claims involving storm damage
  • Mediated breach of contract involving insurance agreement released to storm damage to residential and commercial buildings
  • Mediated case involving parties’ alleged violations of state and federal consumer protection law, breach of contract, and tortious interference with contract
  • Mediated case involving 1st Party Bad Faith Claims against major insurer

Consumer Matters (Federal and State Court)

  • Disputes involving  claims of fraud,  mortgage- related disputes, violations of the Truth in Lending Act, Federal Fair Credit Billing Act,  Federal  Debt Collection Payment Act, Telephone Consumer Protection Act, Magnuson–Moss Act involving truck sales, the Consumer Protection Act, Section 59.1-204(A), and the UCC,  Section 8.9i(A)
  • Mediated breach of a franchise agreement in the telecommunications industry, including claims of fraud and fraudulent inducement
  • Mediated case involving parties’ alleged violations of state and federal consumer protection law, the Fair Debt Collections Practice Act, breach of contract, and tortious interference with contract
  • Mediated case against major bank and lending institution based on claim it failed to properly account for claimant’s full mortgage payment
  • Mediated cases involving real estate broker, buyer and seller in multiparty contract disputes