Business Litigation

Business Litigation

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Business litigation is a make or break proposition for many companies.  Choosing an attorney who handles business litigation can be one of the most important decisions for your business. The issues in commercial litigation are vast and complex. Finding an attorney who understands these issues and can handle the rigors of trial are doubly important.

Being in the heart of Silicon Valley, the Law Offices of Ara Jabagchourian, P.C. has effectively handled business disputes on behalf of traditional and startup ventures. This includes representing clients in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the state of California.  The attorneys at the firm have handled and continue to handle a wide spectrum of business litigation matters, including partnership disputes, corporate dissolutions, breach of contract, limited liability company (LLC) issues, closely held corporation shareholder matters, contractor disputes, employment issues and insurance coverage matters. Likewise, the firm’s lawyers have handled disputes in a wide array of industries including construction, high tech, real estate, food production, legal field, property management, retail and the entertainment arena.


What the Law Offices of Ara Jabagchourian, P.C. brings to the table is the ability to provide effective solutions at a value. The biggest fallacy in the legal field is that one needs high priced big firms in order to have the best lawyers on your side. The firm understands that getting sidetracked in peripheral issues negatively impacts the business’s bottom line, which does nothing but benefit the lawyers.  That is why Law Offices of Ara Jabagchourian, P.C. prides itself on a “result oriented” practice.

The Law Offices of Ara Jabagchourian, P.C. seeks to establish long-term relationships with its business clients. We have the mindset of getting to resolution in the most effective, yet efficient way possible. To the extent that it becomes apparent that an efficient resolution is not possible, Law Offices of Ara Jabagchourian, P.C. has the experience and expertise to carry the business litigation dispute through trial.

Fee Structure

Sometimes a pure hourly fee model prevents startup and small businesses from pursuing their rights. Law Offices of Ara Jabagchourian seeks to work with its business clients in coming up with flexible and creative fee structures that allow for more predictability and flexibility for the client. Depending on the issues in a particular case, such arrangements are available.

Siller v. Siller Brothers, Inc.

The case involved a freeze out of a minority shareholder in a closely held family business who amassed a substantial real estate portfolio, farm equipment, and helicopters.  At trial, the plaintiff obtained a $45.7 million dollar award at trial.
Sutter County Superior Court Case No.

O’Neal v. Hecksher

The case involved a person who failed to pay back a loan to plaintiff.  Plaintiff obtained a judgment for the full amount.
San Mateo Superior Court Case No.

Montrenes v. Paul Hastings

The case involved a professional negligence matter arising out of allegations of trade secret theft from a financial services company.  The matter settled on the eve of trial.
Orange County Superior Court Case No.