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Womble Bond Dickinson US LLP

Litigation: General Commercial

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What the team is known for

Acts for clients in a diverse range of civil litigation, handling complex and large-scale actions in such areas as healthcare, real estate, antitrust and ERISA matters. Also has notable expertise in shareholder litigation and white-collar criminal cases. Has an impressive record of success at both trial and appellate level.

Strengths

One client states: "The best part of their services is how quickly I can get urgent action on something that occurs suddenly."

"I have a tremendous amount of respect for Womble Bond Dickinson," says a source.

An interviewee says: "They have very good lawyers there who handle a variety of matters, and I have always enjoyed working with their lawyers."

Notable practitioners

Allen Gibson specializes in handling litigation for clients in the construction and real estate development sectors. He also has experience in arbitration and mediation.
"He really is an incredibly great lawyer." "An excellent construction lawyer."

Henry Smythe is adept at representing manufacturing companies in product liability suits. He is also very experienced in handling large pieces of litigation, including class actions, mass torts and multidistrict cases.
"I think he's a talented lawyer - he's smart and he's experienced." "He's a really bright guy."

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Overview

Defense of business clients in litigation has been a bedrock practice at Womble Bond Dickinson for more than 100 years. More than 200 attorneys, many of them veteran litigators with decades of courtroom experience, give clients the bench strength and knowledge to address large, complex business and product liability litigation challenges.
Womble Bond Dickinson’s Litigation Practice is comprised of two main departments – Business Litigation and Mass Torts – from which we serve clients nationally and internationally in numerous areas, including (but not limited to):

  • Antitrust Litigation ​
  • Appellate 
  • Aviation Litigation
  • Class Actions
  • Consumer Finance Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • ERISA Litigation
  • Financial Services and UCC Litigation
  • D&O / Shareholder Litigation
  • Government Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense, including internal corporate investigations and business crimes
  • International Arbitration and Litigation
  • Local Government Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Securities Litigation
  • Environmental and Toxic Tort (including Environmental Emergency Response Team)
  • Products Liability and Mass Torts Litigation
  • Healthcare
  • Food, Beverage and Agriculture
  • Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices
  • Software/IT and Telecommunications
  • Cyber & Privacy Law

Members

Baker, Charles

Gibson Jr, C Allen

Hall, Kevin

Munson, Keith

Smythe Jr, Henry B

Weatherholtz, James

Clients

Atlas Roofing Corporation (“Atlas”)

Beazer Homes, LLC

Greenville Spartanburg Airport District

Industries

Automobiles & Parts

Banks

Construction & Materials

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Energy

Financial Services

Food & Drink Producers

Health Care

Insurance

Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences

Real Estate

Software & Computer Services

Technology, Hardware & Electronics

Transportation

Utilities

Litigation: General Commercial

Womble Bond Dickinson US LLP

firm
Location

5 Exchange Street

Charleston

South Carolina

USA

SC 29401

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

South Carolina

Litigation: General Commercial


C Allen Gibson Jr
Band 2
Henry B Smythe Jr
Band 3