Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution

We know business. We know disputes. We know how to win business disputes.

We have been litigating, arbitrating, mediating, resolving and counseling our clients through complex commercial disputes from the day we opened our doors in 1978. Litigation and Dispute Resolution is our core business — and we understand what it means to your business.

Experience

We understand what businesses and those who run them need from their litigation team:

  • Highly effective advocates — who win
  • Insightful business advisors — who carefully consider practical realities and cost effectiveness

We have always been both — with a true dedication to results.

When the chosen course is to fight to the bitter end — we fight hard, effectively and wisely, never replacing our litigation judgment for your business judgment — rather, we integrate the two.

We develop pragmatic, creative dispute resolution strategies from start to finish, often before the first pleading is filed, and all the way through appeal.

We understand that business disputes are inextricably linked to business decision making — whether and how best to invest in the fight. Commercial disputes should be considered in the same way that you make all your business decisions — with an evaluation of the potential return on your investment.

Our commercial litigation team spans our 10 offices and reaches throughout the United States and globally — so we are where you need us, no matter your business and no matter the nature of your commercial dispute.

We handle a broad range of commercial disputes including:

  • Breach of contract claims of all types
  • Business and partnership dissolutions
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Real estate litigation
  • Business torts
  • Restrictive covenant/unfair competition claims
  • Bankruptcy and creditor’s rights claims
  • Insurance coverage disputes
  • Theft of trade secrets or proprietary information and data
  • Consumer fraud claims
  • Class action defense
  • Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) claims
  • Appellate practice
  • Alternative dispute resolution, including mediation and arbitration

Peckar & Abramson is a leader in the use of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), mediation and arbitration, and other techniques to avoid costly litigation and reach prudent solutions that make business sense. But, if litigation is necessary. I believe we have some of the best trial attorneys in the country.

STEPHEN H. REISMAN
Vice Chairman
Miami, FL
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