Best Lawyers for Bet-the-Company Litigation in Ohio, United States

Search Best Lawyers Now

*This search returned more than the maximum results. Please refine your search using the links above.
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Columbus, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs Bet-the-Company Litigation Litigation - Securities Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants Litigation - Intellectual Property
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Corporate Law Litigation - Securities Commercial Litigation Bet-the-Company Litigation
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Litigation - Construction Criminal Defense: White-Collar Commercial Litigation Bet-the-Company Litigation Litigation - Environmental
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Litigation - Securities Commercial Litigation Bet-the-Company Litigation Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions Litigation - Municipal
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Dayton, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Energy Law Commercial Litigation Bet-the-Company Litigation Litigation - Intellectual Property Criminal Defense: White-Collar Litigation - Antitrust Litigation - Patent
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Columbus, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Bet-the-Company Litigation Commercial Litigation
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Toledo, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Bet-the-Company Litigation Commercial Litigation Litigation - Labor and Employment
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Criminal Defense: General Practice Bet-the-Company Litigation Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions Litigation - Labor and Employment
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Dayton, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Litigation - Intellectual Property Bet-the-Company Litigation Criminal Defense: White-Collar Litigation - Trusts and Estates Litigation - Patent Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Columbus, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Bet-the-Company Litigation
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Akron, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Personal Injury Litigation - Plaintiffs Bet-the-Company Litigation Commercial Litigation
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Litigation - Bankruptcy Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law Bet-the-Company Litigation
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Dayton, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Bet-the-Company Litigation Commercial Litigation Litigation - Antitrust Advertising Law Litigation - Intellectual Property
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Toledo, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Bet-the-Company Litigation Commercial Litigation
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law Bet-the-Company Litigation Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants Commercial Litigation
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Bet-the-Company Litigation Litigation - Securities Commercial Litigation Litigation - Labor and Employment
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Columbus, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Government Relations Practice Commercial Litigation Bet-the-Company Litigation Mediation Arbitration
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Cleveland, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Bet-the-Company Litigation Mediation Litigation - Insurance
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Canton, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Product Liability Litigation - Defendants Commercial Litigation Bet-the-Company Litigation Litigation - Intellectual Property Criminal Defense: White-Collar Litigation - Patent
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Columbus, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Energy Law Litigation - Securities Appellate Practice Commercial Litigation Bet-the-Company Litigation Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Toledo, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Bet-the-Company Litigation Insurance Law
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Toledo, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Litigation - Mergers and Acquisitions Bet-the-Company Litigation
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Bet-the-Company Litigation Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Plaintiffs Commercial Litigation
Lawyer
  • Location:
    Dayton, Ohio
  • Practice Areas:
    Commercial Litigation Litigation - Trusts and Estates Litigation - Municipal Bet-the-Company Litigation Litigation - Real Estate Litigation - Construction

  • Location:
  • Practice Areas:

Practice Area Definition

Bet-the-Company Litigation Definition

Bet-the-company litigation threatens to overwhelm and swallow your company, whether a start-up or a long established member of the Fortune 100. Life-threatening stakes can arise from government investigations (Arthur Andersen), large scale industrial disasters (the Gulf Oil Spill, Fukushima), and potential products liability (tobacco, pharmaceuticals). The threat may not be financial. Litigation also can threaten the company’s continued existence through attacks on the company’s core products, core business, or reputation. 

Bet-the-company cases create unique challenges. Counsel inside and outside the company must respond to several alarmed constituencies, including insiders (management, the board, employees, shareholders, investors); outsiders (customers, vendors, lenders, insurers), and regulatory authorities (to name only a few: SEC, FTC, FDA, EPA, and DOJ and their international counterparts). Counsel must conduct every aspect of the litigation with the needs and desires of these sometimes conflicting constituencies constantly in mind. 

The company may face multiple investigations: congressional, criminal, regulatory, as well as special quasi-governmental commissions and internal investigations conducted by the company itself or by other parties. Counsel must deal with these investigations understanding that decisions made early on can have an enormous impact on the outcomes of investigations, subsequent litigation, and on the ultimate resolution.  

Litigation may erupt in multiple jurisdictions (federal, state, international) and in multiple forms (criminal, civil, administrative, arbitral). The company may face multiple litigation adversaries, including the United States Department of Justice, State Attorneys General, regulatory counsel, and private counsel for adverse parties. Parties aligned with the company will have their own counsel, constituencies and agendas. The formal and informal coordination of all these proceedings and parties will impact the duration, cost and course of the litigation. The reputation of the company’s lead counsel – in part pre-existing and in part earned over the course of the litigation – will be critical in dealing with all these tribunals, parties, and attorneys. 

Bet-the-company cases require an ability not only to navigate in these different environments, but also to see how the moving parts fit together. That in turn is the key to a more important ability: to work out, with the client, a plan – a plan that will be constantly adjusted – to get from the chaotic beginning to a satisfactory resolution.  

It is best in bet-the-company cases to have a lead lawyer responsible for coordinating the varied teams of lawyers needed to handle, under a coherent plan, all these facets of the problem – teams with varying types of expertise, drawn from multiple firms, and often working in different locations. With leadership, cohesive teams can solve extraordinary problems. 


Bet-the-company litigation threatens to overwhelm and swallow your company, whether a start-up or a long established member of the Fortune 100. Life-threatening stakes can arise from government investigations (Arthur Andersen), large scale industrial disasters (the Gulf Oil Spill, Fukushima), and potential products liability (tobacco, pharmaceuticals). The threat may not be financial. Litigation also can threaten the company’s continued existence through attacks on the company’s core products, core business, or reputation. 

Bet-the-company cases create unique challenges. Counsel inside and outside the company must respond to several alarmed constituencies, including insiders (management, the board, employees, shareholders, investors); outsiders (customers, vendors, lenders, insurers), and regulatory authorities (to name only a few: SEC, FTC, FDA, EPA, and DOJ and their international counterparts). Counsel must conduct every aspect of the litigation with the needs and desires of these sometimes conflicting constituencies constantly in mind. 

The company may face multiple investigations: congressional, criminal, regulatory, as well as special quasi-governmental commissions and internal investigations conducted by the company itself or by other parties. Counsel must deal with these investigations understanding that decisions made early on can have an enormous impact on the outcomes of investigations, subsequent litigation, and on the ultimate resolution.  

Litigation may erupt in multiple jurisdictions (federal, state, international) and in multiple forms (criminal, civil, administrative, arbitral). The company may face multiple litigation adversaries, including the United States Department of Justice, State Attorneys General, regulatory counsel, and private counsel for adverse parties. Parties aligned with the company will have their own counsel, constituencies and agendas. The formal and informal coordination of all these proceedings and parties will impact the duration, cost and course of the litigation. The reputation of the company’s lead counsel – in part pre-existing and in part earned over the course of the litigation – will be critical in dealing with all these tribunals, parties, and attorneys. 

Bet-the-company cases require an ability not only to navigate in these different environments, but also to see how the moving parts fit together. That in turn is the key to a more important ability: to work out, with the client, a plan – a plan that will be constantly adjusted – to get from the chaotic beginning to a satisfactory resolution.  

It is best in bet-the-company cases to have a lead lawyer responsible for coordinating the varied teams of lawyers needed to handle, under a coherent plan, all these facets of the problem – teams with varying types of expertise, drawn from multiple firms, and often working in different locations. With leadership, cohesive teams can solve extraordinary problems.