Complex Civil Litigation

Exceptional Representation For High-Stakes Cases Throughout The Country

At Fergus, A Law Office, I excel at managing cases and efficiently complex civil litigation cases. I bring more than 35 years of experience in resolving disputes for individuals and businesses.

I have have technical resources and knowledge to manage all the details involved in your complex civil litigation case. I immerse myself in the details and find creative solutions to challenging case problem. This thorough preparation allows me to create a comprehensive and compelling case strategy. Please call my office now at 866-256-5487 to learn more about how I can help.

Experience Across A Wide Variety Of Legal Areas And Industries

I have experience in numerous areas of the law, including intellectual property, copyright, trade secrets, entertainment, fiduciary representation, mass torts and product liability. My clients are private individuals and corporate entities in various industries, including technology, energy, telecommunications, manufacturing, medicine and the arts. The most active areas of my practice include:

  • Copyright — I represent software creators, writers, artists and musicians in disputes over copyright issues.
  • Licensing agreements and litigation I have helped writers and artists form licensing agreements and assert their rights in court. In a class action representing freelance authors worldwide, I was instrumental in finalizing a settlement for more than $18 million.
  • Entertainment, image and likeness litigation I have helped celebrities and private individuals maintain control over the use of their likenesses for commercial purposes.
  • Unfair business practices — In cases involving unfair business practices and trade secret litigation, I represent plaintiffs and defendants in disputes alleging breaches of nondisclosure agreements.
  • Fiduciary representation I have acted as court-appointed attorney for the court-appointed fiduciary for as many as 25,000 absent beneficiaries. In cases where I represented the fiduciary for absent beneficiaries, the settlement amounts collectively exceeded $3.4 billion.

Though I am located in San Francisco, I practice in state and federal courts throughout California and, in appropriate cases, nationwide when specially admitted.

Contact An Experienced Complex Litigation Attorney

At Fergus, A Law Office, I have the experience and ability to capably manage your litigation. Individuals and corporate entities engaged in high-stakes, complex disputes receive passionate legal service and sound judgment from a lawyer who knows how to get results. To schedule a consultation, call me at 866-256-5487 or contact my San Francisco office online.