Commercial Litigation

The focus in commercial litigation is to get to the heart of the dispute quickly, to resolve it as efficiently as possible, and to minimize disruption of the client’s productive business activities. The commercial litigation attorneys at Davis & Wright regularly prosecute and defend a full range of commercial litigation matters in federal and state trial courts, and before arbitration panels and administrative agencies. Our commercial litigation attorneys also have extensive and successful appellate experience.


  • Represented clients involved in disputes concerning contracts, business torts, unfair trade practices, unfair competition claims, banking/financial institutions, “bad faith” insurance cases, claims under the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices—Consumer Protection Act (DTPA), fraud, tortious interference, RICO, intellectual property, patients, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, shareholder disputes, partnership disputes, injunctive actions and other special lawsuits where the client requires immediate relief, construction defect litigation, dealer/distributor law, franchising, real estate and zoning challenges, tax assessment suits, director and officer liability, professional malpractice, white collar crime, and other fields
  • Knowledge and expertise in handling disputes in many industries, including banking, publishing, media, health care, transportation, manufacturing, distribution, energy, education, construction, telecommunications, computer hardware and software, retail, housing, real estate development, waste disposal, and insurance
  • Represented clients in complex litigation and arbitration
  • Effective use of alternative dispute resolution techniques – such as mediation and binding and non-binding arbitration