Practice Area

Shareholder And Derivative Action Disputes

A shareholder or derivative suit can be one of the most decisive turning points in the life-cycle of a corporation, and there can be enormous financial and reputational consequences for all parties involved, including the corporation itself, the shareholders, and any directors or officers whose interests are implicated in the suit.

The business litigation attorneys of Rome LLP effectively represent all parties with interests in shareholder and derivative action suits by combining a sophisticated understanding of the nuances and rich complexities involved in shareholder and derivative actions suits with the intense, aggressive courtroom skills to win.

Because shareholder and derivative suits often involve both significant financial stakes for all involved as well as delicate intra-corporate relationships between shareholders, directors, and officers, the business litigation attorneys at Rome LLP take decisive action to assess risk and pursue claims and defenses while being able to work to promote the long-term interests of the corporation, to the extent doing so is beneficial to our clients. Whether your interest is as a shareholder, director, officer, or corporation, our attorneys have the depth of resources and deft approach to effectively resolve your shareholder or derivative action suit.