Commercial Litigation

Mr. Westwood is dedicated to providing his clients with superior legal services on a timely, effective and cost-efficient basis while maintaining the highest standards of professional integrity. He aggressively identifies and meets his clients’ needs and spends time learning about his clients’ businesses and understanding their goals. Mr. Westwood believes that every case is unique and that your dispute demands and deserves special attention and an analysis unique to the situation.

He will work closely with you to balance his representation with the economic realities of your unique dispute. At all stages of litigation—from when a dispute commences through trial and appeal—Mr. Westwood will work with you to develop and meet your goals as favorably and efficiently as possible.

Mr. Westwood feels that his clients retain him for his ability to identify the problem at the core of a dispute, formulate a legal strategy to obtain the best result, and skillfully advocate their position in court. In every lawsuit, Mr. Westwood identifies the underlying issues and their implications and then plans a course of action to obtain the best result for the client. Regardless of the course or method of the litigation, Mr. Westwood always seeks a path that is consistent with his client’s interests and goals.

The scope of Mr. Westwood’s commercial litigation practice reflects the wide range of business activities in which his clients engage. He handles the full range of commercial disputes, including:

  • general contract disputes
  • disputes between sellers and buyers of goods
  • disputes between co-owners of businesses
  • business torts, such as tortious interference, fraud, misrepresentation and misappropriation of trade secrets
  • non-competition clause enforcement/defense