Steven A. Zalesin

Steve Zalesin is a nationally recognized trial lawyer with extensive experience in intellectual property, false advertising and complex commercial matters. He has successfully tried cases and argued appeals in numerous courts throughout the United States. He has also represented clients in arbitration proceedings in several countries. For more than 30 years, Mr. Zalesin has represented … Read more

Michael T. Williams

Mike Williams specializes in complex commercial disputes that often involve novel legal issues. Mike has won national recognition for his defense of companies in high-stakes class actions while also helping clients recover large damages awards and injunctive relief in some of their most important matters. Chambers USA ranks Mike among the Top 10 class action … Read more

Thomas B. Walsh, IV

Tom Walsh is an accomplished trial lawyer who has substantial experience successfully handling complex commercial litigation cases, class action cases, and patent litigation cases in jurisdictions throughout Texas and the United States. Tom previously served as a law clerk for the Honorable Joe Kendall, U.S. District Judge for the Northern District of Texas. Additionally, he … Read more

Thomas W. Thagard, III

With more than 29 years of experience as a commercial litigator, Tom is a member of Maynard Cooper’s Board of Directors and former Co-Chair of the Firm’s Litigation Practice. He focuses his practice on complex litigation matters, including class actions, business litigation, financial services litigation, antitrust, intellectual property and trade secrets litigation, Lanham Act litigation, … Read more

Vincent A. Sama

Vincent represents clients in complex commercial and financial litigation, securities and shareholder derivative litigation, internal and government investigations, international commercial disputes and domestic and international arbitrations. He is co-chair of the firm’s National Commercial and Securities Litigation practice.

Charles F. Rysavy

Charles Rysavy, a partner in K&L Gates’ Newark office, is a trial lawyer with more than thirty years of experience in all aspects of dispute resolution, focusing on complex commercial litigation, class actions, product liability, and mass toxic tort. His commercial litigation experience includes contract and licensing disputes, antitrust (Sherman Act), environmental cost recovery, oppressed … Read more

Kathryn A. Reilly

Kathryn Reilly represents clients in complex commercial litigation, including antitrust matters and class actions in highly regulated industries. BTI Consulting named Katie a nationwide 2020 Client Service All-Stars MVP based on input from corporate counsel, and Chambers USA ranks her for commercial litigation in Colorado. For five straight years, Law Week Colorado has named Katie … Read more

Traci S. Rea

Traci’s litigation and trial practice focuses on delivering creative and efficient resolutions to her corporate clients’ complex commercial litigation. She has recovered insurance policy proceeds for her clients in a wide variety of contexts including mass tort litigation, amounts due under mortgage insurance policies, bankers’ professional liability policies, comprehensive general liability policies, first party property … Read more

David T. M. Powell

After spending two years clerking for the Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Western District of Missouri, David Powell has practiced business litigation with the firm since 1995. He is an experienced lawyer and is committed to advancing his clients’ interests, whether in the courtroom, by negotiation, or through strategic guidance … Read more

Deborah Pollack-Milgate

A tenacious advocate and litigator, Deborah Pollack-Milgate is known for her ability to act quickly to chart the optimal path for the clients she serves. Fearless and disciplined, Deborah delivers laser sharp focus that supports and protects each client’s unique business objectives.