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Middleton Reutlinger’s litigation practice has been one of the firm’s greatest strengths over the years. More than sixty percent of the firm’s attorneys engage in various types of litigation. The commercial litigation area specializes in a broad variety of commercial business and tort litigation on a local, regional and national level. Attorneys litigate cases throughout Kentucky and the nation, including state, federal and appellate courts. Its attorneys have appeared personally in the United States Supreme Court. The attorneys’ substantial experience in the commercial litigation area includes:

  • Intellectual property litigation including patent and trademark infringement and trade secret litigation
  • Antitrust and trade litigation
  • Class actions
  • Environmental litigation
  • Land use & development
  • Toxic tort litigation
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Construction litigation
  • Contractual litigation
  • Uniform Commercial Code litigation
  • Products liability
  • Professional liability
  • Estate trust & fiduciary litigation
  • Bank and financial institution litigation
  • Federal and state tax litigation
  • Regulatory actions
  • Employment discrimination actions
  • General employment litigation
  • Non-competition and non-disclosure actions
  • Franchise litigation issues
  • Family law
  • Personal injury defense
  • Professional negligence defense, including attorneys and accountants
  • General liability defense
  • Employment matters
  • Intellectual property defense
  • Corporate errors and omissions
  • Educational defense issues
  • Workers compensation defense

Our attorneys have practiced before all levels of federal and state trial and appellate courts in Kentucky and throughout the country, including oral arguments in the Supreme Court of the United States. Several of the attorneys in the commercial litigation area have obtained decisions, which have become benchmarks in reported law.

The firm’s insurance experience also includes complex coverage issues, including policy exclusions and ‘overlapping’ coverage issues between insurance carriers, structured settlement cases and insurance company reorganizations and insolvencies.

Middleton Reutlinger has represented some of its same insurance clients for decades. During this time we have achieved several landmark decisions in the insurance area. Our relationships are built on our experience in this area and the confidence that our clients have in us to aggressively and efficiently represent them in these complex cases. 

The common ground of the commercial litigation attorneys is to understand the client’s business needs and achieve the best result consistent with those needs in the most efficient manner.

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