Bradley E. Trammell

Mr. Trammell has particular experience in the areas of financial services litigation, including mortgage servicing and equipment leasing disputes, in addition to insurance coverage disputes, as well as intellectual property litigation. While Mr. Trammell has been managing counsel of literally thousands of mortgage cases for lenders/servicers across the Southeast throughout the years, he is also … Read more

Marc T. Thirkell

Marc Thirkell is a partner and concentrates his practice in the areas of commercial and civil litigation. Mr. Thirkell has litigated commercial and civil cases in every level of federal and state court in Pennsylvania, as well as several other states. His cases have involved breach of contract claims, creditors’ rights, misappropriation of trade secrets, … Read more

Sarah-Michelle Stearns

Sarah-Michelle Stearns focuses her practice on risk management, litigation, and appeals. She has experience in a broad range of commercial litigation matters, including breach of contract, intellectual property, fraud, False Claims Act, and regulatory disputes. Sarah-Michelle has been the primary draftsman of demand letters, petitions, answers, discovery responses, motions, and responses to dispositive motions, and … Read more

Matthew R. Stammel

Matt works with clients on their most complex and demanding problems. He enjoys working closely with clients to understand their businesses and to help develop strategies to achieve the best outcome possible. In recent years, Matt has worked primarily with companies in the oil and gas industry and the real estate business. Matt frequently represents … Read more

Louis Smith

Louis Smith represents banks, financial services companies, insurance companies and other businesses in a wide range of complex litigation matters, including consumer class actions and commercial contract disputes. He has a national litigation practice and has handled matters in over 25 states. Lou has wide-ranging appellate experience, including arguments before the New Jersey Supreme Court, … Read more

John Peterson

John Peterson thrives in an environment where he can work with clients to strategize legal approaches that will help them achieve their business objectives. When litigation is the right course of action to address complex disputes, he helps clients navigate through all stages of the litigation process, whether in federal or state courts, or any … Read more

Scott E. Mollen

Scott Mollen is a highly experienced commercial litigator, regarded as a powerful asset by clients facing high stakes legal challenges. Scott regularly advises prominent corporations, financial institutions, business executives and sophisticated commercial real estate interests in litigation, mediation, arbitration and negotiations. He is experienced in a range of business issues including breaches of contract, fiduciary … Read more

Scott McLaren

Scott is a shareholder in the commercial and real property litigation groups. He has previously served on the firm’s Management and Compensation Committees, and is Board Certified by the Florida Bar in both Civil Trial Law and Business Litigation. Scott is licensed in Florida and Georgia, and concentrates his practice on litigation involving business disputes, … Read more

Susan E. Lovern

Susan Lovern is the President and CEO of von Briesen &_Roper, s.c. and chairs the firm’s Commercial and Business Litigation Section. She represents clients in complex business litigation and appeals in state and federal courts, as well as in pre-litigation contexts, including arbitrations and mediations. Susan’s business litigation clients include hospitals, health systems, banks, and … Read more

Thomas J. Kavaler

Thomas J. Kavaler is Senior Counsel in Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP’s litigation practice group. Tom joined Cahill in 1975 after clerking for Judge Milton Pollack of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. He became a partner in 1980 and was elected as a Fellow of the International Academy … Read more