Commercial/Business Litigation

Our attorneys have represented litigants in a wide variety of circumstances arising in commercial law, from disputes involving the enforceability of restrictive covenants with present and former employees or employers, to contractual claims. The firm represents both individuals and corporations ranging from local businesses to large multi-national business organizations.

Representative appellate experience in these areas includes the following:

Lane v. Sharp packaging Systems, Inc. (Interpretation of privilege issues concerning suit by former officer and director of corporate client.)

Lane v. Sharp packaging Systems, Inc.(Interpretation of privilege issues concerning suit by former officer and director of corporate client.)

Johnson v. Cintas Corporation No. 2 (On appeal undertaken by PJM after prior firm allowed default to be entered, determination that failure to properly name and serve defendant denied trial court jurisdiction over defendant and invalidated default.)

General Medical v. Kobs (Kobs left the employment of General Medical and worked for a competitor in violation of his covenant not to complete. PJM was retained to defend the agreement and successfully enforced it.)

Contact: James T. Murray, Jr. in Milwaukee; Michael Crooks in Madison; and Timothy J. Pike in Libertyville or Chicago.