Business Litigation l Qui Tam l Class Actions
We have broad and deep experience handling a wide variety of business litigation, representing both defendants and plaintiffs, but our primarily focus is for the plaintiffs. Our practice areas include: misrepresentation claims, breaches of fiduciary duty, officer & director liability investigations and litigation, contract disputes, wage & hour litigation, whistle blower/qui tam actions, and complex financial fraud matters.
Strong Legal Representation
Among other current engagements, the firm represents a number of county and city government clients around the Country in high value federal litigation matters against: major financial institutions under the Fair Housing Act, relating to their subprime lending and the resulting foreclosure crisis, and telecommunication carriers under state 911 fee remittance statutes, for carriers' failure to properly collect and remit statutorily required 911 call center fees.
Experienced Legal Advisors
The firm also represents bankruptcy trustees in claims against former officers and directors for breaches of fiduciary duties, institutional and individual investors in securities fraud class actions, shareholders in derivative litigation, and consumers in major consumer class action litigation. With more than 50 years of combined complex litigation experience, the lawyers at Evangelista Worley LLC can help resolve your business disputes, and provide thoughtful business advice as outside " in house" counsel.