Won Settlement in Litigation Against Financial Institutions, Advisory Firm and Law Firm Regarding Real Estate Investments Made By Family Trusts
July 26, 2011
Steve Kaufman served as lead counsel in Federal Court litigation on behalf of family trusts and their beneficiaries for claims against several banks, a real estate advisory firm, and a law firm regarding real estate investments made on behalf of the Plaintiffs. The claims asserted were valued over $80 million against the parties included breaches of fiduciary duty, standard of care, and negligence as well as RICO claims against the law firm. The matter resulted in a confidential settlement and sealed court records regarding the results.