Served as lead national counsel (through local counsel) in a case alleging fraud based on the manner in which a lender was disclosed on a Good Faith Estimate and a broker arrangement adding fees to the loan. The defense successfully removed the action pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1331, 1441 and 1446 under the doctrines of complete federal preemption, substantial federal question, and artful pleading and thereafter obtained dismissal of the case on the grounds that the fraud claim was preempted by HOLA, its accompanying regulations, and TILA. Down v. Flagstar Bank, F.S.B., No. 3:10-CV-847, 2011 WL 1326961 (E.D. Va. Apr. 4, 2011).

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Suffolk Construction Company v. Interface Flooring Systems, et al.
Successfully represented Interface, Inc., a leading manufacturer of carpet tiles, in a series of product liability cases filed in Massachusetts, more
Over $200 million in Chapter 11 debtor-in-possession credit facilities to a national freight trucking company
Represented a commercial finance company as agent and lender in connection with over $200 million in Chapter 11 debtor-in-possession credit more
Wrongful death litigation for a pro bono client
Represented a widow in a wrongful death suit against a railroad company arising from the derailment of an Amtrak passenger train in South Carolina. A more
$280 million senior-secured credit facilities to a manufacturing company
Represented a bank as lead agent and lender in connection with the provision of $280 million senior-secured credit facilities to a manufacturing more