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Brunini, Grantham, Grower & Hewes, PLLC

Litigation

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What the team is known for

Handles a broad range of complex business disputes, including product liability cases, personal injury litigation and mass torts. Frequently engaged by professional services firms to defend against malpractice allegations and advise on conflict-of-interest disputes. Also active in multidistrict antitrust litigation as well as breach of contract and personal injury matters. Additionally able to advise clients on alternative dispute resolution.

Strengths

One source describes the team as "hard-working, very experienced and talented."

Another adds: "It is one of the top law firms in Mississippi."

Work highlights

Defended Watkins & Eager against a claim brought by a former equity member who alleges that the firm wrongfully expelled him in retaliation for whistleblowing alleged wrongdoing by the firm.

Notable practitioners

Patrick McDowell handles a broad range of commercial disputes, including nationwide class actions, antitrust litigation and cases concerning the Mississippi Consumer Protection Act. He represents clients in state and federal trials, as well as in appeals.
"He is a rockstar." "He is a very good litigator - he does a great job advocating for us and understands the business side of things."

David Kaufman wins praise from across the market for his litigation practice. He handles product liability, construction and antitrust actions on both a state and federal level, and is also an experienced appellate practitioner.
"He is one of the preeminent attorneys in Mississippi and is very highly regarded."

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Overview

Brunini is recognized as Mississippi’s “go-to” law firm in matters requiring litigation, whether the issues involve personal injury, product liability, pharmaceuticals, class actions, multi-party environmental and toxic exposure claims, business disputes, commercial litigation, construction litigation, insurance coverage, labor and employment issues, bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, surety and fidelity matters, professional liability, or intellectual property litigation.

The firm’s reputation has evolved from its outstanding record of successful client outcomes and its vigorous and thorough representation of client interests before all state and federal courts in Mississippi and throughout the southeastern United States. Brunini’s attorneys have handled, often as lead counsel, some of the largest and most complex cases that have been brought in the state, and the firm also is regularly engaged to handle complex litigation matters outside of Mississippi.

Brunini litigation teams are staffed by experienced trial attorneys, and are supported by qualified paralegals, legal assistants, and the most advanced litigation technology and software available.

Litigation Department

Brunini, Grantham, Grower & Hewes, PLLC

firm
Department location

190 East Capitol Street

Suite 100

Jackson

Mississippi

USA

MS 39201

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Mississippi

Litigation: General Commercial


Patrick McDowell
Band 4
R. David Kaufman
Star Individuals