Business Litigation

Business owners value a law firm that provides exemplary results at reasonable rates. Clients appreciate Adkisson Pitet LLP’s ability to develop creative, practical and cost-effective solutions to lawsuits.  

Our firm has exceptional capabilities to resolve business disputes, whether through negotiation, mediation, arbitration or litigation.  When litigation is necessary, our talented trial lawyers are aggressive advocates.  Our broad trial experience extends to appellate matters in both federal and state courts. Our extensive trial experience -- and our confidence with the dynamics of trials -- enables us to negotiate from a position of strength, and to obtain excellent results for our clients.

Our Business Litigation practice represents clients in a wide variety of disputes, including:

Commercial Litigation 

Our clients include publicly-held companies, privately-held corporations of all sizes in a variety of industries, partnerships, as well as individuals in larger civil matters.  

  • Breach of contract
  • Commercial collection
  • Defamation
  • Embezzlement/fraud
  • Partnership/Shareholder/Officer/Director litigation
  • Purchase and sale agreements

Intellectual Property

Adkisson Pitet LLP offers exceptional capabilities in effectively prosecuting and defending claims in federal and state courts, as well as before the International Trade Commission, the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and in proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeals Board.  Our attorneys can handle a wide variety of intellectual property claims, including:

  • Copyright infringement
  • Trade secret misappropriation
  • Unfair competition

Real Estate Litigation

Adkisson Pitet LLP represents developers, owners, management companies and creditors in matters involving residential, commercial, office, retail and industrial properties. Matters involved include:

  • Contract disputes
  • Fraudulent conveyances
  • Insurance coverage
  • Landlord and tenant disputes
  • Property lease disputes
  • Title issues 

Insurance Coverage & Bad Faith

Our attorneys routinely handle complex coverage matters, as well as first- and third-party property claims.  Adkisson Pitet LLP has handled a broad range of insurance matters including the following:

  • Business interruption 
  • Professional Liability
  • Property insurance coverage including commercial property, marine, personal lines and commercial liability
  • Subrogation and Recovery

Trust & Probate Litigation

Probate litigation can be confusing and complex to involved parties. We represent executors, trustees, beneficiaries and heirs in litigation over contested wills, trusts and other estate matters.

  • Will contests
  • Trust litigation