Litigation & ADR

Litigation is a fact of business life.  Your business is likely to face the need for litigation services, whether in the area of business torts, property disputes, intellectual property, securities, employment, perhaps even a lawsuit that will rise to the level of “bet the company.” We provide the sophisticated legal representation of a national law firm with the close working relationship of a boutique firm providing clients with the best of all working relationships with their counsel.

The firm's litigators are widely recognized for their work in federal and state courts, at the trial and appellate levels and before federal and state administrative agencies, and they stand ready to assist your business achieve the optimal result through the most appropriate and efficient dispute resolution mechanism. The firm routinely handles business and commercial, construction, probate, shareholder, partnership and employment disputes, as well as highly specialized litigation matters pertaining to zoning and land use, bankruptcy, employment law, immigration, IP, antitrust, securities taxation and constitutional matters. When clients retain Hirschler Fleischer they know we are ready, willing and prepared to take your case the distance to verdict. This is an important fact for clients where trials and experienced trial lawyers are becoming rare. Unlike most big law firms, we are in the courts every week.  Hirschler Fleischer’s attorneys handle cases across Virginia, the mid-Atlantic and nationally.

Our Litigation Section handles a variety of litigation, from routine to complex to bet-the-company.  We represent Fortune 500 companies to start-ups.  But in the end, we are in the business of representing you: efficiently, effectively and aggressively.  Hirschler Fleischer represents your business to place it in the best position to win.

Throughout our litigation practice groups we employ state of the art techniques. First, we employ the latest technology to prepare your case from start to finish.  This is particularly important where electronic discovery is at issue. We have contacts with industry leading experts in a variety of specialties. When the stakes call for it, our trial attorneys utilize jury consultants, focus groups and mock trials. Our trial attorneys tailor the presentation at trial and use technology for maximum effect.

Litigation is an expensive dispute resolution mechanism. Our attorneys are equally comfortable in using all forms of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), from mediation to arbitration. Of course, any form of dispute can be expensive to successfully resolve. That is why Hirschler Fleischer understands that value added billing is a prerequisite in the new economy. We welcome the opportunity to discuss all forms of fee arrangements with you.

When your case needs strategic trial counsel Hirschler Fleischer’s Litigation Section stands ready to provide unparalleled services to do one thing- resolve your case.