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

November 1, 2018

Paley Rothman Earns National and Local Honors in U.S. News “Best Law Firms” 2019 Rankings

For the seventh year in a row, Paley Rothman earned national and local honors in US News-Best Lawyers 2019 “Best Law Firms” rankings.

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Blog

Initiative 77 is Repealed, but at the Cost of Extensive New Training and Compliance Requirements

D.C.’s new law repealing Initiative 77 imposes significant new training, notice, and reporting requirements on employers.

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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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