Our Results

Recent Wins

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The attorneys at Lewis & Llewellyn have achieved great success for their clients in a wide array of litigation matters. The following are just a handful of our recent victories:

The attorneys at Lewis & Llewellyn have achieved great success for their clients in a wide array of litigation matters. The following are just a handful of our recent victories:

Landmark Summary
Judgment Victory Against AIG

Lewis & Llewellyn secured summary judgment for its client, a major consumer electronics manufacturer, against AIG Insurance Company in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California. The Court ruled that AIG was required to defend the firm’s client in a series of underlying class actions spanning several years. The ruling is expected to have a significant impact on the duty to defend doctrine for years to come.

Arbitration Victory on Behalf
of Major San Francisco Retailer

Lewis & Llewellyn defended a major San Francisco retailer in a bet-the-company commercial arbitration where the plaintiff was seeking substantial damages. The Lewis & Llewellyn team secured a complete defense victory for the client. In addition, the plaintiff was ordered to pay our client’s attorneys’ fees.

Successfully Represented the Founder of a Thriving Tech Startup

Lewis & Llewellyn prosecuted claims for breach of oral contract, wrongful termination, and fraud, among others, on behalf of the founder of a successful tech startup. After overcoming a demurrer, obtaining an award of monetary sanctions in the face of discovery abuses, and defeating summary judgment, the firm obtained a favorable settlement on behalf of its client on the eve of trial.

Complete Dismissal
of Trade Secrets Case

Lewis & Llewellyn represented a high-level executive in an employee mobility lawsuit involving alleged theft of trade secrets, securing a complete dismissal on behalf of its client.

Complete Defense Victory
in Unfair Competition Case

Lewis & Llewellyn represented the world’s largest consumer electronics manufacturer in an alleged unfair competition and false advertising case. The firm secured a complete dismissal on demurrer before discovery or summary judgment.

Successfully Transitioned Dozen of Pharma Employees

Lewis & Llewellyn represented over fifty employees onboarding to a major pharmaceutical company amidst allegations of contractual breaches and stolen trade secrets. This representation involved counseling these employees at every stage of the transition process, from steps taken before their departure to defending them individually in court. Each client transitioned successfully, and every related legal claim was defeated.

$1.2 Million Settlement Following an 8 Week Jury Trial

Lewis & Llewellyn obtained a $1.2 million settlement after an eight week jury trial in a child sexual abuse case.  The key to the favorable settlement was the firm winning a contentious and protracted battle to compel the production of an allegedly privileged internal report regarding prior allegations of sexual misconduct.

$2.85 Million Settlement
in Child Sexual Abuse Case

Lewis & Llewellyn obtained a $2.85 million settlement on behalf of a victim of child sexual abuse against a Bay Area School District. The firm obtained the settlement before any discovery or pleadings challenges. The victory was featured in the Daily Journal’s list of California’s top verdicts and settlements.

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