Practice Areas

Our firm is divided into five practice areas. Our core litigation and trial practices include: Intellectual Property Litigation, Complex Business Litigation, Real Estate. Construction and Environmental Litigation, and Securities and Corporate Litigation. In addition, Thomas Whitelaw also provides real estate and environmental law transactional expertise to meet our clients’ complementary needs.

Intellectual Property Litigation

  • Patent Infringement
  • Trade Secret Misappropriation and Unfair Competition
  • Technology Licensing and Royalty Disputes
  • Trademark and Copyright Infringement
  • Right of Publicity

Complex Business Litigation

  • Commercial Contacts
  • Entertainment and Media
  • Banking
  • Products Liability
  • Class Actions
  • Consumer Litigation including Unfair Competition and False Advertising

Real Estate and Construction Litigation

  • Real Estate Development and Construction Litigation
  • Eminent Domain
  • Land – Use Litigation
  • Project Finance, Leasing and Acquisitions
  • Title Insurance

Environmental Counseling and Litigation

  • Hazardous Waste Litigation
  • Hazardous Waste Mitigation Counseling
  • Chemical Exposure Litigation
  • Land Use Counseling and Representation

Securities and Corporate Litigation

  • Shareholder Litigation
  • Securities Class Actions
  • Takeover Litigation
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty