Trial and Appellate Solutions

Litigators Who Truly Understand Their Clients’ Businesses and Goals

At Hayes Scott Bonino Ellingson Guslani Simonson & Clause, LLP, our commercial litigation practice encompasses many of the business issues our clients routinely confront. Regardless of the root cause of the litigation, our firm is devoted to providing effective and efficient business litigation services that solve our client’s current legal concerns and protect their future business interests.

Lawyers With a History of Favorable Trials, Appeals, Summary Judgment Motions, and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Outcomes

Because of our civil litigation experience, businesses and individuals often seek our help when dealing with disputes. Our litigators value knowing and understanding the businesses that we work with and integrating that knowledge into our individualized legal strategies. We work for early resolution through negotiation, but we are always willing and able to take disputes into courts and even through the appellate process.

Our commercial litigation services include representation for business clients named as plaintiffs and defendants in disputed matters involving:

Within our commercial and insurance litigation focus, our attorneys offer extensive experience in dispute resolution and litigation involving a variety of industries and legal areas, including:

  • Franchise agreements
  • Electronics counterfeiting
  • Internet monetization
  • Internet infrastructure
  • Internet privacy violations
  • Corporate breach of fiduciary duty
  • Small corporation shareholder disputes
  • Private equity partnership disputes
  • Defamation, including commercial disparagement

Experienced Commercial and Insurance Litigation Appeals Attorneys

Our partners average more than 25 years of experience handling appellate matters in federal courts and California state courts. Our attorneys have handled over 500 appeals, including appeals to the California Supreme Court, the California Court of Appeals and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit. In addition, we have attorneys admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court.

Rapid Response to Your Legal Needs

Our focus on the client’s goals, attention to detail, and wide breadth of experience serve our clients well in complex commercial litigation. Contact us to discuss your company’s legal needs.