Category: Commercial Litigation

Jonathan Wilkerson

Houston Lawyer Jonathan Wilkerson of The Lanier Law Firm Selected to Texas Rising Stars

HOUSTON – Attorney Jonathan Wilkerson of The Lanier Law Firm has been selected to the 2017 Texas Rising Stars listing of the state’s top young lawyers based on his work representing business interests in a variety of commercial disputes.

With a commercial litigation practice that is national in scope, Mr. Wilkerson has represented clients in litigation involving contract, real estate, intellectual property, false advertising, and energy disputes. He also assists a wide spectrum of clients and companies in governmental investigations and in due diligence in mergers and acquisitions. Continue reading “Houston Lawyer Jonathan Wilkerson of The Lanier Law Firm Selected to Texas Rising Stars”

Bank of America

New York Appeals Court Says Law Firm Wrongly Excluded from Bank of America Settlement

NEW YORK – A three-judge federal panel has overturned a lower court ruling that excluded a Dayton, Ohio-based law firm from claiming $6.2 million in attorneys’ fees as part of a $2.4 billion settlement with Bank of America Corp.

Flanagan Lieberman Hoffman & Swaim had appealed the district court ruling, contending the firm was wrongly excluded from collecting its portion of $152 million in legal fees in the settlement with Bank of America in a class-action lawsuit from investors.

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The Lanier Law Firm: In Business with Ryan Ellis

The Lanier Law Firm’s track record of success in commercial litigation includes a variety of matters, including cases involving antitrust allegations, energy contracts, employment disputes, and intellectual property claims. Our team works closely with business owners, in-house counsel and referring attorneys who rely on our experience and firepower to help their companies prevail against even the most-daunting legal challenges.

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