Civil Litigation

Bird Marella trial attorneys represent clients nationwide in federal and state courts, including before the United States Supreme Court, and in numerous alternative dispute resolution forums. Our representations encompass the major areas of complex civil commercial litigation, and frequently involve high-profile actions, industry-changing trial verdicts and precedent-setting appeals.

Named “one of the nation’s great specialty litigation firms” by American Lawyer, Bird Marella defends corporations, special committees, individual executives, and municipalities at trial and on appeal, in single, mass and class actions. We act as plaintiff’s counsel on a selective basis.

Bird Marella’s dual capabilities in civil litigation and white collar criminal defense prove particularly advantageous in cases involving concurrent government and private actions, which is common in securities and health care litigation. Our reputation for credible and enlightened client advocacy helps us resolve matters discreetly and efficiently, reduce risks and protect clients’ interests.