Overview

Schiff Hardin litigators are fearless advocates for each of our clients. Whether it’s a Fortune 500 client battling bet-the-company litigation or a start-up trying to resolve a contract dispute, we can help. We have represented clients in state and federal courts throughout the country.   

With our clients, we take the long view. We work closely with them to identify and manage risk, allocate their litigation resources wisely, and resolve problems with an eye toward preventing future litigation.

We thrive on tough problems that have no easy solutions. We solve our clients’ most difficult legal challenges by taking the time to fully understand how the dispute impacts operations and growth. Once we are clear on the client’s goals, we create a strategy to get the job done. We work in lean teams, making communication straightforward and workflow efficient.

When a dispute needs to be resolved quickly to keep a project on track or to preserve an existing business relationship, we can create a mediation or arbitration strategy that works.

But when the situation calls for a seasoned trial team, our diverse group of more than 100 litigators has the experience and bench strength to win against the toughest opponents. We have tried cases to verdict in some of the most hostile jurisdictions in the country, where the odds have been stacked against us, and we have repeatedly prevailed.

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Our Coronavirus Task Force: Helping Businesses Navigate the Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to present significant business and economic challenges, and the costs can be huge. Our Coronavirus Task Force is advising boards of directors, management, and institution leadership on business continuity and ongoing challenges related to the pandemic. MORE

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Schiff Boosts White Collar Group With Partner G. Michael Bellinger in NY

Bellinger brings more than 30 years of experience representing major corporations, institutions, and individuals in high-profile prosecutions. Notably, he represented the mayor’s office of a major U.S. city in connection with a state investigation. MORE

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Schiff Launches New Litigation Claims Valuation Tool

MagnitudeSM uses artificial intelligence to evaluate complex claims and help risk management teams avoid high-dollar mistakes. MORE