Law Offices of John F. Lang - Judgment, Experience, Dedication

Commercial Litigation


Our attorneys have represented individuals and businesses in a broad range of commercial contexts, such as:

  • Obtaining a favorable settlement for the president of an insurance company in class action litigation arising from the company going into rehabilitatorship.
  • Securing a favorable trial verdict, on behalf of a bank, which enforced a guarantee given to bank by a Nevada real estate developer for a loan on which his company had defaulted.
  • Attaining the dismissal of a RICO class action suit against the landlord of a major Midtown NYC office building by a commercial tenant.
  • Obtaining a favorable settlement for a hedge fund in securities fraud litigation against an investment bank, following aggressive discovery focused on the defendant investment bank's violations of its own internal procedures.
  • Securing a public retraction of false claims, for an insurance company in trade libel action against a competitor which had published misleading representations of the financial soundness of the client’s insurance product.
  • Defending and capping the liability of an attorney/accountant who was sued by aggrieved investors who were economically harmed by the alleged fraud of the general partner of a series of bankrupt oil and gas limited partnerships.
  • Defending a publisher against both a consumer class action and multistate attorneys general proceedings arising from sweepstakes advertising, with a favorable settlement that included avoidance of personal liability to the company.
  • Resolving a dispute on behalf of a music festival accused of breach of contract by an artist (who claimed she had an oral contract to perform) with no payment by the festival.

Law Offices of John F. Lang, PLLC

One Grand Central Place
60 East 42nd Street
Suite 4700
New York, NY 10165

Telephone: (212) 300-0646
Facsimile: (212) 300-0648

Free initial consultation.

Challenges welcome.

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