Convinced DLSE to settle a judgment that was obtained against our client before we were retained. Judgment was for $175,981.46 and we resolved for total payment of only $71,778.23 – a discount of 60% off of original judgment amount.
Defeated indemnitors’ demurrer on complaint for breach of indemnity agreement, resulting in full recovery by surety of bond losses and attorneys’ fees.
Resolved a general contractor claim against a community college district for delay, disruption and extended general conditions for over $3 million.
Resolved a subcontractor modified total cost claim against a general contractor for delay, disruption and extended general conditions for nearly $2 million.
Resolved a subcontractor claim against a general contractor and a community college district for delay, disruption and extended general conditions for nearly $1 million.
Resolved a subcontractor claim against a general contractor and the Veterans Administration for defective plans and specifications for nearly $500,000.
Resolved a bad faith coverage action on behalf of a contractor against its insurance company for a complete acceptance of defense and full reimbursement of all legal and consulting expense incurred
Recovered $1.5 million mechanics’ lien claim for a subcontractor on a Beverly Hills estate.
Resolved and recovered the full $25,800 balance plus a portion of the attorneys’ fees owed to the client on a plumbing project and obtained a dismissal with prejudice of the defendants’ cross-complaint for elder abuse, fraud, intentional and negligent infliction of emotional distress and breach of contract.
Defeated surety’s motion for summary judgment that client’s payment bond claim was untimely, resulting in full recovery of client’s claim, including attorneys’ fees, for a total of $670,000.00.
Resolved a medical suppliers dispute over pharmaceuticals provided to the defendant for a lump sum payment of $192,500.00
Resolved a nearly $500,000 judgment against a client arising from a failed restaurant business for $15,000, 3% of what was owed; then resolved a $40,000 complaint from the food supplier against the client on a personal guaranty for $3,500.
In less than 4 months resolved a $144,000 debt owed by a medical laboratory for laboratory testing for $136,000.
Resolved title company’s $339,554 subrogation claim against individual client for $193,000, payable over 8.5 years, with no interest accruing.
Resolved $432,647 claim of a temporary labor supply vendor against contractor client for $300,000, pre-litigation.
Obtained right to attach order in the amount of $490,657 on subcontractor’s extra work and retention claim.
Resolved insurance company’s $80,936.54 claim against heavy equipment repair supply client for $15,000, with a few letters.
Obtained right to attach order against prime contractor for the entire principal amount sought of $463,081.
Recovered $77,500 for surety client on an initial $35,000 loss after obtaining an order piercing the family trust and moving to sell the defendant’s residence that was in the name of the family trust.
Recovered $50,000 for a client on two separate accounts without having to even file a lawsuit.
Resolved factoring company’s $332,075 fraud and breach of contract claim against client for total of $50,400, payable over seven years with no interest.
Resolved $500,000+ surcharge claim against surety client on a probate bond for mismanagement of the decedent’s restaurant for $30,000 in payments to be made by the administrator of the estate, with the surety exonerated.
Resolved $140,000 surcharge claim against a surety client on a probate bond for $39,000, about 28% of the potential liability.
Resolved a subcontractor claim against a general contractor and private owner for delay, disruption and extended general conditions for $500,000.
Obtained right to attach order in favor of our surety client against principal contractor for the entire principal amount sought of $463,081.
95% success rate on Motions for Summary Judgment in recovering damages against indemnitors on subrogation actions for surety clients.
Recovered over $400,000 with an innovative application of the lien-on-pending-action enforcement remedy, on a $100k judgment from 1991.
Resolved action against indemnitors arising from performance bond claim. Settlement of $390,000 included full recovery by Surety of all bond losses and attorneys fees.