Commercial Litigation

Bland & Partners has a broad range of experience in handling complex commercial disputes, including all forms of business litigation, real estate, class actions, bankruptcy proceedings, and commercial arbitrations.  Our business clients include national and international corporations, as well as local and regional businesses of all types.  We work closely with our clients to develop and implement strategic solutions to meet their goals and to control costs.  Utilizing the latest technology, we are equipped to organize and manage large document intensive cases and conduct innovative courtroom presentations.  Our expertise includes not only extensive trial and appellate work, but creative resolution of commercial disputes through alternative dispute mechanisms.

•    Commercial and Contract Disputes

Whether presented with a multi-million dollar construction contract proceeding or a more limited lease dispute, our commercial litigators bring a depth of experience in every field of civil litigation, including those relating to marine construction contracts, sales, leases and financing instruments, international, national and local commercial arbitrations and employment contract disputes.

•    Class Actions

Our attorneys have defended a variety of class actions in both federal and state courts involving breach of contract claims and administrative and regulatory issues.  

•    Bankruptcy Litigation

Our attorneys have represented creditors and debtors in bankruptcy litigation.  We have also served on the committee of unsecured creditors and realized a high rate of monetization on claims of creditors and on terms not subject to claw-back provisions.
     
•    Appellate Practice

Our handling of commercial litigation continues after the verdict at the trial court level through the appellate process.  Our attorneys are experienced in both oral and written advocacy before federal and state appeals courts and appellate litigation is an integral part of our practice.