Legal excellence and the highest integrity, attention to detail, and fierce tenacity.
These principles guide our attorneys in every aspect of our work. As attorneys and advocates, we are vigorous in advancing our clients' interests.
Gerard Mantese, founder and CEO of the firm, has gained a national reputation as one of the most effective trial attorneys in the country. He has built a team of formidable trial attorneys with a winning track record.Their winning record has been featured in multiple national publications. In addition, Mr. Mantese was retained to argue the first and only shareholder oppression case before the Michigan Supreme Court, Madugula v Taub.
Mantese Honigman and Williamson, P.C. are leaders in business and corporate litigation. In January, 2013, Lawyers Weekly, reported that our firm obtained more million and multi-million dollar business law recoveries than any other firm in the entire State, including the #1 recovery of $13 Million in shareholder litigation. The firm handles shareholder and other business cases across the country, including in Illinois, Ohio, Missouri, California And Massachusetts.
In 2011, MHW once again led the state by securing the highest number of recoveries in excess of $1 million, as reported by Michigan Lawyers Weekly. MHW obtained the largest verdict in the state, a judgment of $172 million in an international Ponzi scheme case, and the firm obtained three separate settlements in excess of $1 million in two shareholder business cases, which ranked among the top 25 in the state.
Our firm has successfully represented plaintiffs and defendants in a wide variety of litigation, including business disputes, shareholder actions and custody disputes, health care, employment, construction and real estate. Our extensive litigation experience guides our transactional and corporate practice, allowing us to design contracts and propose transactional structures with a heightened awareness of potential litigation challenges. In short, our goal is to help you to accomplish your goals, efficiently and aggressively. We specialize in finding creative solutions to current problems, and preventing future problems before they materialize. Our accomplishments are the best demonstration of our capabilities, so please review our “Latest News”.
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