Practice Areas

Closely Held Company Disputes

Len counsels and advocates on behalf of co-owners of various entities (general and limited partnerships, LLCs, and closely held corporations) to resolve disputes with fellow co-owners.

Corporate Governance Disputes

Len has significant experience in the prosecution and defense of breach of fiduciary duty and other shareholder claims, and in matters involving enforcement of books and records rights.

Real Estate Litigation

Len has significant experience representing both landlords and tenants in commercial leasing disputes, and advising developers in respect of disputes with partners, lenders, and contractors.

General Commercial and Contract Disputes

Len routinely represents businesses, of all sizes, in connection with emerging disputes with contract counterparties.

Executive Employment

Len represents executives respecting disputes arising under employment agreements and severance agreements. Len also represents both employers and employees in the prosecution and defense of claims under non-competition and other restrictive covenants.

D&O Insurance Coverage and Indemnification Claims

Len represents both insurers and insureds in coverage disputes, especially in the area of directors and officers liability insurance. Len also has extensive experience representing officers and directors respecting their indemnification and advancement rights under New York and Delaware law.

Securities and Investment Claims

Len has experience defending issuers and their managers in defense of federal securities fraud and insider trading claims.