Practice Areas

Representative Matters: Litigation: Business

  • Representation of stockholders, officers and directors, or partners and limited liability company members in closely held ventures involving cases of intra-entity disputes over allocation of distributions, tax liabilities, dissolution, misappropriation of business opportunities and interference with contracts or prospective business advantages ranging from $50,000-$20 million.
  • Land use disputes involving ground leases, options to rent/purchase, and development rights and interference with development rights in urban redevelopment areas.
  • Lease disputes representing hotel franchise owner/operator in dispute with national chain restaurant as subtenant within hotel space over lease renewal and lease term compliance.
  • Representation of owners, and general and sub-contractors in construction contract disputes including mechanic’s liens and delay damages, including representation of major mechanical subcontractor in $10 million dispute with general contractor in construction of the Embassy of Greece.

News

January 24, 2019

Linda D. Schwartz: 1948-2019

It is with great sadness that Paley Rothman announces the passing of our long-time partner, Linda Schwartz (Rosenthal).

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Want to Save Valentine’s Day? Sign this Prenup!

Getting a marriage proposal on Valentine’s Day is so romantic. Today, though, more couples, especially millennials, are asking their fiancés to sign prenuptial agreements...

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Awards

Jeffrey Kolender, Paula Calimafde, and Michelle Chapin were all featured in the most recent edition of the magazine. The feature is in the July/August 2018 edition of Bethesda Magazine. This year, 17 attorneys were listed as the Top Estate Lawyers by their peers, and 8 were selected as Rising Stars.

For the sixth year in a row, Paley Rothman earned national and local honors in US News-Best Lawyers 2018 “Best Law Firms” rankings.

Paley Rothman is pleased to announce that 16 lawyers have been named to the 2018 Edition of Best Lawyers in America. We would like to congratulate the following attorneys named to this year’s list.

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