Tony maintains a diverse civil litigation practice representing business entities and institutional clients. His complex commercial litigation experience includes matters involving contract disputes and allegations of business torts and unfair competition. Over the past several years, Tony has litigated dozens of cases involving equipment finance leases governed by the Uniform Commercial Code, and he has emerged as a leader in this field after having litigated and won matters of first impression.
Tony has successfully litigated claims arising from multi-party financing arrangements, contracts for the international manufacture of custom-designed goods, and commercial construction projects. He also has successfully handled disputes in connection with the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and restrictive covenants in employee contracts.
Tony conducts internal investigations and defends medical providers against claims alleging improper treatment. He also conducts internal investigations and defends educational institutions in connection with allegations of discrimination and various general liability claims. In his product liability practice, Tony has defended manufacturers of surgical implants and contact lens solution, and he serves as national coordinating counsel managing a manufacturer’s defense against asbestos claims asserted in dozens of jurisdictions. He also has experience defending utilities against claims involving serious personal injuries and property damage arising from explosions, fires, and other accidents.