Commercial Litigation




"Very thorough, great communication and excellent legal experience." "Tremendous counsel with a great track record - they are a cut above the rest."
Chambers USA, 2013, NJ and CT Litigation: General Commercial

With decades of experience in commercial litigation, ranging from representing large national and international corporations to small businesses, the lawyers of Day Pitney's Commercial Litigation Department have a reputation for success.

Our strong commercial litigation practice includes trial and appellate counsel, arbitrators, and mediators. Each matter receives resources that are commensurate with the needs of the client and the issues in the matter, and each case is managed to achieve a prompt, sensible, and cost-effective resolution.

Our responsiveness to clients has generated loyal and successful relationships in which they rely on us to handle everything from basic contract disputes to complex litigation, including disputes in the following areas:

  • Antitrust
  • Appellate law
  • Constitutional issues
  • Contract disputes
  • Construction
  • Consumer finance
  • Creditors' rights
  • Franchises and distributorships
  • Insurance and reinsurance
  • Matrimonial
  • Products liability and other torts
  • Real estate
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Shareholder and securities suits
  • Social media
  • Trade secrets
  • Unfair competition
  • White collar defense and internal investigations

We recognize that litigation is not the only way to resolve legal controversies. Our skill and experience in arbitration, mediation, and other forms of alternative dispute resolution are widely recognized, and our lawyers will work with you to discuss the range of available strategies that can be pursued to accomplish the most efficient and effective result in each case.