We cut our teeth on some of the toughest laws in the country. California venues remain among the top ten national litigation hellholes. Archer Norris attorneys manage the risks of litigation and use dispute resolution to add certainty to our clients’ business futures. Admitted to practice in 12 states, we defend local, national and international companies, employers and insurance carriers in civil litigation across California, Nevada and beyond.
Focused on Solutions to Conflicts
Our background includes complex cases and unique and esoteric disputes. These include allegations of defective windows and elevators to claims of food tainting, Legionnaires’ disease, groundwater contamination, business fraud and breach of fiduciary duty.
Approaching Litigation with a Decisive Focus
When possible, we resolve litigation challenges early and decisively on summary judgment. Our courtroom reputations promote efficient and fair proceedings in arbitration and mediation. And we remain undaunted by the prospect of trial.
Reducing Risks at Critical Junctures
Business clients engage Archer Norris at the earliest signs of conflict, days before trial, or at the appellate level in writ proceedings before state and federal courts. For clients seeking courtroom counsel capable of turning on a dime, we offer our On Call Trial Counsel services. Clients strategically deploy this rapid-response, ramped-up trial defense team for their tough, and frequently intractable, cases.
Recognized for High Performance Counsel
Archer Norris trial attorneys hold leadership positions in preeminent international, national and state defense-bar associations and speak before influential industry organizations. Many of our attorneys are peer-elected members and participants in ABOTA, American Inns of Court, Association of Defense Counsel and Defense Research Institute.