Schlesinger and Associates, PA has diverse experience in a variety of corporate and partnership litigation, including cases involving officer, director and partner liability, partnership disputes, disputes involving LLC members, shareholder derivative suits, mergers and acquisitions litigation, securities class action litigation, and other civil lawsuits involving allegations of breach of contract, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, improper disclosure, accounting irregularities, recklessness, negligence, or mismanagement.   Our litigation practice on behalf of closely held companies and individual principals can meet the challenges of any problem that arises between initial formation and eventual sale or dissolution. These include contract claims, fraud claims, breach of fiduciary duty claims, employment law claims, debtor-creditor claims and violations of Florida law relating to the operation and governance of corporations, partnerships or LLCs. In many cases, several of these causes of action will be raised in the same dispute.

We represent public and closely held corporations, directors and majority and minority shareholders in disputes involving a broad range of corporate law issues:

  • Counseling and litigation in numerous management control disputes, shareholder deadlocks and disagreements
  • Corporate ownership, management and governance controversies
  • Defending and prosecuting shareholder derivative actions
  • Defending public corporations accused of securities and proxy fraud

Our litigation practice has also extensive class action experience in this area.