A grassroots petition drive, a high-profile PR campaign, and a social media effort generated a wave of public support — allowing the business to successfully challenge eviction and secure a new lease agreement for the location it has called home for almost 70 years.
The case against a Chinese manufacturing company involved breach of contract, antitrust, and other claims relating to a worldwide product distribution agreement.
Under the Voting Rights Act ofthe firm has engineered a wide range of advocacy campaigns to give a voice to Latino voters and other communities of interest challenging discriminatory electoral schemes.
Clients ultimately want results and — not surprisingly — they do not want to pay excessive legal fees to obtain those results. The firm is currently handling a number of technology and e-commerce cases that will impact the way business is done in the future.
Our advocacy helps clients respond to media inquiries, congressional investigations, regulatory concerns, proactive campaigns, management changes, and interactions with non-governmental organizations NGOs. Corporate clients pay less than half of what they would otherwise be charged for comparable services in the United States.
Using this issue as a case study, elected officials have now introduced New York City regulations aimed at protecting tens of thousands of small businesses.
The firm directed a national media relations effort that neutralized public attacks and helped our client restore his good name. Working with congressional staffers, senior levels of the university administration, and Tier I media outlets like The New York Times, the firm successfully resolved the inquiry and helped the university neutralize public backlash.
This unit has included professionals recruited from leading law enforcement organizations and private investigation firms. Clients distrust the billing methods of lawyers who bill by the hour, and with good reason….
We routinely advise clients ranging from Fortune global corporations to enterprising start-up ventures. The firm represented an enterprising start-up in the ride-sharing industry — a multi-purpose platform that is taking the on-demand economy by storm. Corporate clients are doing what anyone should expect a business to do: The campaign involved local, regional, and national media, and allowed the hotel owner to control the narrative in one of the most high-profile disputes in the hospitality industry.
The firm currently manages public relations in connection with one of the most celebrated real estate projects in New York City — the transformation of the Kingsbridge Armory in the Bronx.
New Technology and E-Commerce Law Our firm is at the forefront of litigating the many new and challenging legal issues arising from the advance of technology, the growing importance of the Internet, and other major developments in e-commerce and new technology business. The offshore staff is comprised of attorneys and other professionals who provide their time and services at lower billing rates.
The firm will, on occasion, offer fee structures that are unique among law firms providing dispute resolution services to major corporations and commercial enterprises in the most significant cases. These pricing arrangements are often an attractive option for clients involved in complex commercial litigation.
The firm also often assists in directing the management and coordination of activities taking place in the legislative arena. The firm successfully represented a major university in connection with a congressional inquiry relating to its compensation policies. They are responding by initiating changes that make bottom-line business sense, and getting out from under what has been a frustrating relationship with outside counsel….
By doing so, the firm helps its clients manage crisis events and capitalize on positive, image-building media opportunities. Partner William Brewer earned widespread acclaim in the early s for his promotion of innovative alternative fee arrangements AFAs.
Legal services are a means to an end. This matter was governed in part by English law and in part by Guernsey law. In all of these forums, we are defined by our ability to achieve extraordinary results — and to innovate in pursuit of them.
Inthe firm helped a Fortune corporation achieve a decisive victory in a London trial concerning its decision to cease its support for a high-profile product acquisition.
By doing so, the firm assisted in protecting the global brand of the institution; restoring the confidence of faculty, alumni, and donors; and positioning the university favorably with key stakeholders.
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Brewer Attorneys & Counselors is a law firm devoted exclusively to the resolution of high-stakes advocacy – matters that involve substantial dollar or business exposures, cutting-edge legal issues or significant policy questions.Download