IMG’s attorneys are always responsive to our clients’ needs—regardless of their corporate size. As a result, our law firm is the first port-of-call for our maritime and international business clients, especially when it seems likely that litigation may ensue between parties.
IMG’s litigators are particularly experienced at handling multi-jurisdictional matters and ensure that cases running simultaneously in multiple jurisdictions are handled in a way that maximizes any possible opportunities.
IMG’s litigators strive to keep our legal expenses to a bare minimum. We also seek to minimize our clients’ legal exposure and to offer practical, feasible, and competitive commercial solutions at every phase of representation.
Through every stage of litigation, our goal is not only meet our clients’ needs, but to anticipate them. We do this by fighting vigorously to prevail at the motion-to-dismiss stage. As a result, we have an outstanding record of minimizing the most costly phases of litigation.
IMG regularly deals with domestic and international arbitration issues for our clients. We frequently appear before the arbitrators and arbitral tribunals on behalf of our clients, and our lawyers in this practice handle regularly assist clients in filing an arbitration claim, defending a claim before an arbitrator or arbitration tribunal, enforcement of arbitral awards, or challenging an arbitral award when necessary.
IMG’s commercial litigators bring energy, personal attention, industry knowledge and substantive legal expertise to each matter. Our clients, whether they are large multinationals or small vessel owner/operators, turn to us for help with their most difficult legal issues. We work closely with them to understand their businesses, identify potential areas of legal exposure, devise strategies to manage risk, and, where appropriate, resolve disputes short of trial. As a result, IMG is able to tailor its advice to our clients’ needs and circumstances in a manner calculated to achieve the best possible result in each case.
The stakes run high in an appeal, and appellate representation requires a unique frame of mind. Our experience and energy inspire confidence in both co-counsel and clients, and whether we are acting as independent counsel or in an advisory capacity, we bring to your case the strategic planning, thorough research, superior writing and strong advocacy that are unique and essential in this area of law. We actively monitor appellate developments relevant to our clients’ industries to alert them to the potential effect of pending cases and forthcoming rulings.