Commercial Litigation

Trombley & Hanes, P.A.’s commercial litigation practice is based on the trial and litigation experience of its lawyers and its experience handling a wide variety of matters related to civil regulatory issues, civil fraud claims, contract disputes, deceptive trade practices, bankruptcy adversary proceedings, securities litigation and insurance disputes and business torts.

Representative Case

Bankruptcy Trustee v. Directors, Officers & Entities, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Florida; Term Lenders v. Directors, Officers & Entities, State District Court, Nevada – Trombley & Hanes, P.A. lawyers represented the chief executive officer of a major Las Vegas hotel/casino project which filed for bankruptcy protection in 2009.  As a result of the bankruptcy filing, there was a civil adversary action brought by the Trustee against the directors and officers and related entities to the project in bankruptcy court in Miami and a parallel civil action against the directors and officers and related entities brought in state court in Nevada by term lenders to the project.  After several years of complex litigation defending the lawsuits in both bankruptcy court and Nevada state court, the matter was resolved without any judgment of liability or personal financial obligation for Trombley & Hanes’ client.