Our lawyers are recognized for their ability to prosecute and defend professional liability cases. For plaintiffs, we have recovered millions of dollars for those injured by professional negligence. On the defense side, our lawyers have obtained numerous defense jury verdicts for lawyers and other professionals, which is why some of the most prominent lawyers in Southern California have turned to us when faced with a professional liability suit.
Labor & Employment
Our lawyers have extensive employment law experience. At G&P, we genuinely believe that an ounce of prevention can be worth a pound of cure. That is why we work with our corporate clients to develop sound employment practices so that costly litigation can be avoided in the first place. Having litigated and tried numerous employment law cases in state and federal courts, however, our lawyers are well prepared to aggressively defend against a suit should that be necessary.
The firm does take on a very limited number of cases for employees who have suffered workplace discrimination in violation of state and/or federal law. Over the years, our lawyers have represented individuals who have been discriminated against on the basis of their race and/or gender and have recovered millions of dollars for these victims by way of trials and settlements.
Our business litigation practice covers the spectrum of business relationships and parallels the assortment of commercial ventures and arrangements in which our clients are involved. Our attorneys regularly handle a wide range of business and commercial concerns in state and federal courts, including contract disputes, franchise and dealer matters, business torts, trade libel, financial institution matters, insurance coverage, shareholder disputes, trusts and estates, and real property.
Our lawyers have a proven track record of working with municipal governments to help real estate developers and business owners achieve their goals. We take great pride in the relationships that we have built with Orange County governments and the results that we have been able to obtain for our clients, which include one of Southern California’s most prominent real estate developers.
Grobaty & Pitet LLP takes an aggressive approach to defending director and officer liability cases, representing both individuals and entities. In this vein, the firm engages experts early in the litigation to review the alleged misconduct and to guide discovery with an eye toward judgment as a matter of law. Our firm generally is the first to seek and obtain discovery. In this way, we control the pace of the litigation and obtain the information necessary to support dispositive motions and early settlement.
Writs & Appeals
Our lawyers handle appeals in state and federal appellate courts throughout the country. Additionally, we have obtained traditional and administrative writs of mandate in various areas of the law, including environmental and criminal law.
White Collar Investigations & Proceedings
Grobaty & Pitet LLP’s lawyers regularly advice clients in connection federal, state and local “white collar” investigations. Although we have a uniquely successful record in persuading authorities not to bring suit because one is not warranted, we are skilled in effectively handling such suits should they arise.