Federal Litigators

Specialized Areas of the Law

  • Specializing in Arbitrations against Coinbase, Inc.--We have a successful practice representing Coinbase account holders, whose cryptocurrency assets have been stolen from their accounts due to Coinbase negligence.  Some of these clients had large amounts of crypto stolen, ranging from crypto worth several hundred thousand to several million dollars.  We have a 100 percent rate of success and charge a modest contingency fee.  If we don't recover for you, there is no fee.
  • Administrative lawTrials and appeals against the Federal Government for declaratory or injunctive relief challenging its final decisions, statutes, or regulations as arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion, contrary to law, or unconstitutional.  Suits seeking access to government information under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) or agency Touhy regulations.  Suits under federal consumer protection statutes.
  • Government LitigationSuits against the United States or one of its federal agencies seeking damages for negligence, breach of contract, or constitutional violations under Bivens.
  • Financial-Institution Regulation—Regulation of banks and other financial companies by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve (FED), Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), and the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC).
  • Bank Receivership—Matters related to unsafe or unsound banks and financial companies placed into FDIC receivership under the FDI Act and the Dodd-Frank Act.
  • Commercial Litigation—Business torts (negligence, breach of fiduciary duty, and fraud), breach-of-contract actions, and more.
  • Professional Malpractice—Lawyers, accountants, and appraisers. 

Appellate Practice

  • Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit (Richmond)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit (Cincinnati)

 Federal Trial Practice

  •  U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
  •  U.S. District Court of the Eastern District of Virginia (Alexandria)

State-Court Appeals

  • Maryland
  • Virginia

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