The following is an overview of the various types of litigation successfully handled by attorney Kevin A. Maxim:
Represented manufacturer of custom plastic molds for automotive industry in contract dispute with trucking company.
Served as lead trial counsel for commercial building owner in defense of roofing company's claims for non-payment, and in prosecuting claims for defective construction.
Represented commercial landlords in numerous dispossessory and breach of lease actions against tenants.
Represented airline in dispute with commercial aircraft service facility.
Represented medical services firm purchaser through three-day arbitration hearing against the firm's founder and seller.
Defended numerous former employees against claims brought by their former employers, including claims that the former employees allegedly breached non-compete and non-solicit provisions.
Represented electronics manufacturer, with facilities in both Taiwan and China, in pursuit of claims against local electronics distributor.
Defended multiple professional services firms against claims brought under the ERISA, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974.
Represented interior design firm in contract negotiations with on-line publication.
Domesticated and registered judgments and pursued debtors on behalf of out-of-state creditors / judgment holders.
Served as local counsel representing Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act "PACA" trust beneficiaries in claims against PACA debtors.
Represented internet website developer in dispute arising from internet transaction business.
Counseled international interior design firm with respect to numerous legal issues.
Represented national general contractor in defense of materialman lien claims brought by owner against it and subcontractor.
Defended international construction equipment manufacturer in defense of product liability and manufacturing defect claims brought in subrogation by insurer.
Represented aircraft manufacturer in defense of airplane pilot's warranty claims.
Defended alleged personal guarantors against collection claims of commercial lenders, including in the context of arbitration hearings.
Represented a multitude of different businesses and individuals in pursuit of insurance coverage for bodily injury, property damage, errors and omissions, personal injury, and other liability issues.
Represented homeowners pursuing defective construction claims against builder / general contractor.
Represented home owners in breach of warranty and fraud claims against home seller.
Represented banks and finance companies in resolving mortgage and other secured lending disputes, including cases involving class certification, identity theft, rescission, foreclosure, title insurance, bankruptcy automatic stay violations, and other claims.
Defended national chemical corporation in defense of multiple putative class actions, and numerous business interruption and personal injury claims, arising out of warehouse fire.
Represented bank in pursuing rights to motor vehicles sold by numerous automobile dealers.
Represented corporation in defense of $24 million agricultural crop damage claim arising from alleged chemical exposure.
Defended real estate investment fund against claims of purported nationwide class action of more than 900 investors, resulting in summary judgment order in favor of investment fund.
Defended energy company and its unregulated subsidiary against the Sherman Act antitrust claims of an alleged competitor of that subsidiary, resulting in summary judgment order dismissing competitor's claims.
Represented largest franchisee of nationwide restaurant chain in dispute with franchisor.
Represented major managed care insurer in dispute between hospitals concerning their participation in managed care networks.
Represented religious denomination in dispute with congregation involving church real property.
Defended consumer finance company against consumer's credit defamation claims, and allegations that finance company was negligent in extending credit to an imposter.
Developed nationwide class action settlement resolution of state class claims against national insurer.
Defended national retailer against claims allegedly based on fraud, employment discrimination, various class claims, violations of federal Truth in Lending Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, Equal Credit Opportunity Act, Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, and state credit disclosure, consumer protection, and deceptive and unfair trade practices acts.
Obtained numerous court decisions ordering borrowers to arbitrate claims against their creditors.