Representative Matters

Recent cases that Stephanie has handled successfully include:

  • Representation of a national dietary supplement manufacturer and its directors and officers in a nationwide class action alleging fraud and breach of warranty.
  • Representation of officers and directors of closely held corporation in corporate governance, shareholder and intra-board disputes.
  • Representation of physician practice with multimillion-dollar revenues in shareholder dispute.
  • Representation of physicians in federal and state RICO actions.
  • Representation of officers and directors of charitable foundation and nonprofit organization in issues concerning the control of the board of directors and other corporate governance decisions.
  • Representation of a shareholder in a shareholder dispute in state and federal courts involving a two billion-dollar metals business.
  • Representation of officers and directors of a large closely held publishing company of romance and mystery novels in a lawsuit involving control of the company and corporate governance issues.
  • Representation of family member owners, who were partners in a restaurant chain, in a lawsuit against other partners in the business.
  • Representation of officers and directors in Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings.
  • Representation of Major League Soccer team and officers in defense of RICO and related state claims.
  • Representation of a trading card manufacturer in a nationwide class action alleging fraud in sale of product claiming it constituted “illegal gambling.”
  • Representation of a director of a major not-for-profit overseeing billions of dollars of assets in intra-board disputes.
  • Representation of officers and directors of a submarine manufacturer in a shareholder oppression lawsuit.
  • Representation of officers and directors of one of the largest manufacturers of home exercise sports equipment in an adversary action in bankruptcy court.
  • Representation of officers and directors of a national cosmetics manufacturer in false advertising and Lanham Act claims.
  • Representation of directors and officers of a retirement community in a class action arising out of hundreds of claims related to a failed senior housing project.
  • Representation of officers and directors of a nonprofit homeowners’ association comprised of over 500 homes in a series of defamation and related actions.
  • Representation of officers and directors of an apparel manufacturer in a preliminary injunction hearing in federal court against its competitor relating to theft of trade secrets and other claims.
  • Representation of officers and directors of a major snack food manufacturer in breach of fiduciary duty claims.
  • Representation of a major hotel chain and officers in TRO proceedings relating to business disputes with certain customers.
  • Representation of officers and directors of numerous MRI centers in a dispute over earn-out and other contractual provisions.
  • Representation of directors and officers in a federal court action involving a failed savings and loan against claims of mismanagement and fraud.
  • Representation of an Am Law 100 law firm in professional negligence action.
  • Representation of fiduciary claims in actions related to pension plans, health and life insurance.