Business Litigation

When you own a Tennessee business or are involved with decision making in a corporation, you need straightforward answers and representation that can cover a broad array of concerns. Our firm represents a variety of Tennessee business venues that have complex commercial and business issues. Similarly, for a small business, the outcome of a Tennessee commercial dispute can have a significant impact on its current and future operations. When the stakes are high, advice and representation by an experienced attorney is essential to protect your rights and interests.

Disputes naturally arise in business relationships, often with significant consequences to core issues such as revenue, competitive position, or client relationships. As Tennessee commercial and business trial lawyers, with trial experience in various business and contract disputes, members of our firm thoroughly understand underlying business concepts and Tennessee business law. Add that to our firm’s demonstrated ability to successfully try cases, and you see that our commercial and contract attorneys have a proven themselves in getting business clients favorable results.

No matter how the success of your business has been put in jeopardy by another business, you can be certain that our business litigation lawyers can help.  Attorneys in our firm have extensive experience with analyzing and advising on the best course of action to help your business remain viable and thriving through a dispute, including for the following areas:

Breach of Contract and Business Tort Matters
Our assistance can include breach of contract claims, tortous interference and interference with economic advantage claims, and a host of other disputes between business entities and individuals

 Antitrust Laws
including antitrust and unfair competition claims under the Sherman Act, Clayton Act, Robinson-Patman Act, state antitrust laws, and state consumer protection statutes

Breach of Lease

Banking Litigation
including lender-liability matters, notes payable suits, regulatory compliance, and customer litigation

Construction Disputes
– Representing contractors and subconstractors in disputes
Representing design professionals, contractors and owners in litigation.
– Representing clients in construction and engineering cases involving hotels, convention centers, hospitals and large developments.
– Litigating design and construction defects.
– Representing clients in insurance and other coverage claims.
– Representing clients in private construction claims.

Breach of Fiduciary Duty

Employment Disputes
including the enforcement of confidentiality and non-competition covenants, trade secret claims, employee dishonesty claims, and other claims arising from employment contracts and relationships, including sexual harrassment and other similar accusations

Shareholder Conflicts
including securities and shareholder litigation such as broker/dealer matters, shareholder litigation, and directors’ and officers’ liability claims

Violation of Non-Compete Agreements

Trademark and Service Mark Infractions
including intellectual property litigation, trademark, copyright, trade secret and patent infringement matters, as well as licensing disputes

Unfair Competitor Claims

Dissolution of Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, and Partnerships

For More Information

For more information about a Tennessee commercial dispute or a Tennessee real estate dispute, please contact us at your convenience in any of the three following ways:

CALL: (901) 527-2125



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Our firm represents clients throughout the state of Tennessee, including in Memphis, Nashville, Knoxville, Chattanooga, Jackson, Franklin, Brentwood, Clarksville, Johnson City, Kingsport and Bristol.  Members of our firm are also licensed in the states of Mississippi, Arkansas, and Alabama, where we stand ready to discuss the particular facts of your situation.