Business Litigation

Gardner Skelton attorneys have, for more than a decade, stood toe to toe against national mega-firms and effectively and efficiently litigated business disputes for local, national, and international clients ranging from publicly traded companies to individual business owners.  We have extensive experience in a variety of federal and state courts (including North Carolina, California, Georgia, Maryland, Minnesota, South Carolina, and Tennessee), including multiple cases in North Carolina Business Court.

Our experience includes corporate governance, shareholder and partnership disputes, fiduciary liability, consumer class action defense, franchisor/franchisee disputes, business buy/sells, commercial loan transactions, loan workouts, lender liability, insurance coverage and bad faith, noncompete and trade secret litigation and unfair competition.