Litigation & Regulatory
Mark Nadeau, Co-Managing Partner of DLA Piper's Phoenix Office, is an advocate involved in complex commercial cases throughout the US and has represented clients in high-profile disputes.
Amongst the cases is significant industry focused work involving television, aviation, real estate hospitality, energy, trade secret and unfair business practice matters. His work in the energy sector has involved disputes concerning off-shore platform construction and insurance issues, nuclear plant and rod exchange programs, pipeline line siting and failures, drilling and extraction issues, as well as take or pay litigation. He defeated a natural gas "cost of service gas" program involving long-term hedging of gas before five state public utilities commissions. He has served as lead counsel in high-profile satellite television multibillion-dollar disputes involving retransmission and antitrust issues. On behalf of several aviation and launch-system clients, he has worked on issues involving rocket technology, joint venture disputes, cockpit avionics, license and patent claims, airworthiness, airframe and engine performance financing. Mark has acted as lead counsel on several multi-party construction and hospitality cases involving the acquisition, development, financing, operation, and management of hotels, resorts, spas and golf courses.
J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law 1981; B.A., University of Colorado 1976