Recent Accomplishments

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Although most of the work that Connon Wood LLP performs and the specific results achieved must remain confidential, the following provides a general description of some of the recent representations and results obtained by the firm:


•    Successful defense of an European bank against claims in excess of $11 billion, including treble damages, for alleged Alien Tort Claim Act and RICO violations, bribery,

malicious prosecution, and related claims.


•    Successful dismissal of a major wage and hour class action and collective action seeking $200 million in claimed damages.


•    Successful prosecution of contract and fraud claims on behalf of a Fortune 500 company against a major international corporation in connection with a complex

business dispute.


•    Dismissal of claims against an international investment banker involving various business torts.


•    Defense of claims against a corporation that sought significant compensation by a former executive.


•    Defense of claims seeking various damages arising out of activities in the Middle East.


•    Defense of a major corporation accused of operating a bribery scheme and other unlawful business practices.


•    Defense of a major financial institution and its CEO in connection with various employment-related claims.


•    Summary judgment entered in favor of a corporation accused of disability discrimination and retaliation.


•    Successful defense of  a Eastern European bank in U.S. litigation against breach of contract, fraud, and conspiracy allegations and claims in excess of $50 million.