Record-Breaking $275 Million Defamation Verdict
Successfuly obtained a record-breaking
$275 million jury verdict on behalf of three businessmen in a New Hampshire defamation lawsuit. The
historic judgment involved one of the nation's largest mortgage brokers.
Defended NH Attorney in Malpractice Claim
Successfully defended NH attorney in malpractice claim with the court granting
motion for summary judgment.
No Criminal Charges - Defended Large NH Business in Federal Criminal Investigation
Successfully defended large NH business in federal criminal investigation
involving computer and business fraud; after extensive investigation no
criminal charges were filed.
Defended Individual Importer of Pharmaceuticals in Federal Case
Successfully defended individual importer of pharmaceuticals indicted in
the federal district court for the District of New Hampshire for trafficking
and importing counterfeit goods. After Shaheen & Gordon's retention
all charges against the individual were dismissed.
Not Guilty Verdict - Vehicular Homicide Case Involving Truck Driver
Successfully defended a truck driver on 4 counts of vehicular homicide
with jury acquittals on all counts following trial. State claimed that
driver of the truck was criminally responsible for driving at an excessive
speed in a well-marked construction site, resulting in the deaths of 4
individuals. The jury disagreed and returned not guilty verdicts on all counts.
Defended a Real-Estate Developer on Bank Fraud Charges
Successfully defended a real-estate developer on Bank Fraud charges in
the Federal District Court for Massachusetts, with the jury returning
not guilty verdicts on all 284 counts of the indictment.
Defended Provider of Domain Name Registration
Successfully defended one the nation's largest providers of domain
name registration services in a suit alleging violations of the Anti-Cybersquatting
Consumer Protection Act and the Lanham Act, with federal district court
granting summary judgment.
Sued the FBI for the Death of John McIntyre
Successfully sued the FBI for the death of John McIntyre. The suit brought
under the Federal Torts Claim act claimed that former FBI Agent John Connolly
leaked McIntyre's cooperation to gangster Whitey Bulger, resulting
in McIntyre's execution. The federal district court for the District
of Massachusetts awarded the McIntyre Estate $3.1 million which was affirmed
on appeal by the First Circuit.
Acquittal After Trial - Assault Against a Police Officer.
Successfully defended Dartmouth College student charged with assault on
a police officer. Acquittal after trial.
No Criminal Charges Against Broker
Successfully defended broker in internal revenue service investigation.
After extensive investigation, no criminal charges were brought and a
civil settlement reached.
No Charges Filed in Federal Investigation
Successfully defended real estate developer in federal criminal investigation
alleging violations of the federal banking laws. After investigation no
charges were filed.
No Charges Filed Against CEO of Publicly Traded Company
Successfully defended a CEO of a publicly traded company in a criminal
investigation, alleging violations of state securities laws; after an
extensive investigation no criminal charges were filed.