If a corporate dispute is getting in the way of running your business, we can help. Barrick, Switzer, Long, Balsley & Van Evera, LLP has been representing corporate clients in state and federal litigation for over 75 years, and our team of litigation attorneys brings decades of experience to the table.
At Barrick, Switzer, Long, Balsley & Van Evera, LLP, a significant portion of our litigation practice focuses in the area of corporate disputes. We represent local and regional businesses and their owners, officers, managers, directors and financing sources in both state and federal court, and we maintain a robust alternative dispute resolution (ADR) practice as well. If you need to take action to protect your company, or if you are facing the threat of litigation, our attorneys are available to provide strategic and aggressive representation for corporate disputes throughout Northern Illinois.
Corporate Disputes We Handle
With a team of over 15 attorneys, many of whom have decades of experience in corporate litigation and transactional matters, our firm is fully-equipped to represent companies in a wide range of complex legal disputes in Northern Illinois. Our corporate litigation practice includes, but is not limited to, representing clients in matters such as:
- Antitrust litigation
- Breach of fiduciary duty
- Contract disputes
- Disputes regarding equity and debt financing
- Disputes regarding joint ventures, strategic partnerships, and other business relationships
- Disputes arising during and after merger and acquisition transactions
- Officer and director liability
- Securities litigation
- Shareholder, partner, and member disputes
- Unfair competition and other competitor disputes
In litigation, we partner with our clients, ensuring that our case strategies align with their immediate and long-term business objectives. However, we also rely on substantial resources, extensive experience, and deep insights to minimize the burdens on our clients to the greatest extent possible.
A Focus on Risk Management and Cost Mitigation
We understand that, as an executive, your company’s success is your top priority. As in-house counsel, we understand that your marching orders are to protect the company as cost-effectively as possible. At Barrick, Switzer, Long, Balsley & Van Evera, LLP, we appreciate these concerns, and in our corporate litigation practice we prioritize finding effective solutions that protect our clients while respecting their bottom lines. We take an aggressive approach to litigating on behalf of our clients and rely upon decades of experience to mitigate our clients’ exposure as much as possible while limiting any interference with their day-to-day operations.
Speak with a Corporate Litigation Attorney in Rockford, IL
Regardless of the circumstances at hand, at Barrick, Switzer, Long, Balsley & Van Evera, LLP, we are ready to take immediate and aggressive action to protect your interests. With offices in Rockford, we represent clients in corporate litigation in state and federal court throughout Northern Illinois. Our attorneys can assist local clients with out-of-state litigation as well. For more information about our firm, or to speak directly with one of our litigation attorneys about your case, please tell us about your situation online or call (815) 962-6611 now.