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Recent Accomplishments


Although most of the work that Connon Wood LLP performs and the specific results achieved must remain confidential, the following provides a general description of some of the representations and results obtained by the firm:


  • Successful defense of a European bank against claims in excess of $11 billion, including treble damages, for alleged Alien Tort Claim Act and RICO violations, bribery,malicious prosecution, and related claims

  • Successful dismissal of a major wage and hour class action and collective action seeking $200 million in claimed damages

  • Successful prosecution of contract and fraud claims on behalf of a Fortune 500 company against a major international corporation in connection with a complex business dispute

  • Successful defense through hearing at arbitration of a wrongful termination lawsuit brought by entertainment employee

  • International arbitration dispute seated in Brussels involving aircraft defense contract

  • International arbitration dispute seated in London involving international mining investments in Asia

  • Dismissal of claims against an international investment banker involving various business torts

  • Defense of claims against a corporation that sought significant compensation by a former executive

  • Defense of sexual harassment claims asserted against entertainment company executive

  • Defense of sexual harassment lawsuit against corporation and one of its high level managers

  • Defense of wage and hour exemption mis-classification class action lawsuit

  • Defense of wage and hour class action lawsuit involving over 1,200 class members

  • Defense of claims seeking various damages arising out of activities in the Middle East

  • Defense of a major corporation accused of operating a bribery scheme and other unlawful business practices

  • Defense of a major financial institution and its CEO in connection with various employment-related claims

  • Summary judgment entered in favor of a corporation accused of disability discrimination and retaliation

  • Successful defense of  a Eastern European bank in U.S. litigation against breach of contract, fraud, and conspiracy allegations and claims in excess of $50 million

  • Representation of U.S. and international corporations in stock option valuation dispute

  • Representation of U.S. corporation in shareholder appraisal dispute