The law firm of Norris McLaughlin, P.A., is pleased to announce that Bob Mahoney, Co-Chair of the firm’s Litigation Practice Group, has successfully obtained the 26th highest bench verdict in the country according to a ranking by TopVerdict.com. The verdict was just affirmed on appeal by the Delaware Supreme Court. The verdict in favor of our client totaled $3.5 million.
Mahoney noted, “This was a complex litigation case, and we are proud to secure this verdict for our client.”
About the Norris McLaughlin Litigation Practice Group
Our litigation attorneys not only have exceptional legal experience and skills, but are also practical, sensible, and business-minded, knowing that cost, efficiency, and sound judgment are critical to help you achieve your goals. Equipped with technical and industry-specific experience and knowledge of the courts, as well as trial, arbitration, and appellate experience, our litigation attorneys are equipped to help you. Clients value our responsiveness, diligence, and judgment in handling complex and difficult situations. We focus on solutions that match our clients’ business goals, no matter how complex the problem.
About Robert Mahoney
Bob Mahoney is a member of the firm’s management committee, Co-Chair of the Litigation Practice Group, and General Counsel to the firm.
Bob is a trial attorney who has tried many cases in state and federal courts. He has been lead counsel in numerous matters in the federal and state courts of New Jersey, New York, Delaware, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Mississippi, Michigan, and Ohio. He has also arbitrated many significant matters in several forums when the parties have elected to pursue arbitration rather than trial. In addition to his trial experience, Bob has argued cases before the Appellate Division of the New Jersey Superior Court, the Supreme Court of New Jersey, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second and Third Circuits.
Over his 35-year career, Bob has represented clients in a wide variety of commercial cases, including intellectual property licenses, patents, trademarks, franchises and distributorships, professional negligence, asset and stock purchase agreements, environmental cost recovery and insurance coverage, e-commerce and information technology, trusts and estates, dissolutions of closely held businesses, real estate, and condemnation, and a whole range of other typical business disputes.
Bob takes a practical approach to each matter, understanding his client’s goals and objectives. He provides the client with both a legal and economic perspective in the context of any litigation. He looks for imaginative ways to resolve each dispute but, when necessary, is prepared to use his trial experience to achieve the client’s desired approach. Utilizing his litigation experience, Bob is often called upon to counsel the firm’s clients in various business transactions in order to eliminate or reduce the risk of litigation.