Collected nearly $260,000 for a supplier client after filing suit on its mechanics lien and bonded stop payment notice. After general contractor bonded around mechanics lien and bonded stop notice it proceeded to settle with our client by paying the full principal and nearly all the client’s attorneys fees and costs.
Collected full $705,000 performance bond loss for surety client from indemnitors whose business had closed down and real property was underwater.
Successfully defended claim by project owner, general contractor and electrical contractor claiming defective material and collected balance owed to client by electrical subcontractor for unpaid materials.
Completely defended claims made against automotive paint supplier client by former customer and settled with customer paying $200,000 to client to resolve lost profits claim.
Secured writ of attachment for $1.1 million against customer of pipe supplier client which ultimately forced the customer to settle and enter into payment plan with client to pay full principal, balance, all attorneys fees and costs and interest.
Successfully argued and obtained 3 million dollar award on motion for summary judgment for breach of indemnity agreement in favor of surety in published federal decision.
Fully recovered all attorneys’ fees, court costs, principal, and accrued interest in favor of subcontractor client from owner and contractor in mechanic’s lien and breach of contract case after filing comprehensive motion for summary judgment.
Total defense victory on behalf of a surety during trial by way of oral motion for non-suit resulting in a complete defeat of entirety of plaintiff’s claims made against the bond.
Successfully recovered all attorney fees and costs in settlement of actions on indemnity agreements on the eve of Trial.
Resolve Interpleader of surety contractor bond including over fifteen claimants.
Join in reversing a Small Claims Judgment on Appeal resulting in judgment in favor of surety, with an award of attorney’s fees, along with a successful joinder to motion for judgment on the pleadings to ultimately obtain dismissal with prejudice against all claims against the surety’s bond.
Complete defense victory on behalf of a surety by motion for summary judgment against the obligee’s claims on the performance bond where the court found the obligee failed to prove that it had performed all of the conditions precedent required under the bond.
Aggressively defended a member of a LLC who was sued on a claim of alter ego of the LLC. After filing a motion for summary judgment on the issue of alter ego, Plaintiff without opposing the motion agreed to dismiss the action with prejudice.
Successfully settled case for contractor client on a Labor Code 4553 claim alleging Serious and Willful Misconduct seeking damages of over $500,000 and settling the matter for less than 1% of the damages.
Settled case for subcontractor client prior to filing lawsuit after owner filed for bankruptcy protection.