Defended large municipality against water rights suits seeking to cut off access to its underground aquifer. The U.S. District Court, Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of the United States preserved the municipality's access to the aquifer.
Obtained a decision in the Supreme Court of Tennessee, reversing the trial court, that class actions are not allowed under Tennessee Consumer Protection Act.
Represented one of the largest tank barge operators in the United States in a collective action filed pursuant to the Fair Labor Standards Act. The Fifth Circuit reversed the district court's ruling and rendered judgment in favor of our client.