Practice Areas

Why Gilbert & Renton?

As counselors, our number one goal is to help our clients avoid litigation. However, we recognize that disputes can and will arise. When they do, we aggressively protect our clients' interests both in and out of court. Our team possesses the combination of strength, legal skill, and experience expected of a large urban firm, yet our clients appreciate the personal level of service they receive. Every client and every dispute is unique, which is why we take the time to listen to our clients' concerns and goals. Based on our legal knowledge and years of experience, our team custom-tailors a strategy to reach our clients' objectives and protect their interests by resolving their legal matter as efficiently as possible

Business and Commercial Litigation

We help clients resolve a wide range of disputes involving licenses, contracts and unfair competition .

Insurance Coverage Matters

We handle cases including general liability, environmental and toxic tort, asbestos and silicosis exposures, as well as fiduciary and directors and officers liabilities.

Environmental Counseling and Litigation

We provide representation in enforcement actions, professional liability matters and a wide range of regulatory proceedings, court actions, PRP investigations, and insurance coverage matters.

Products Liability

We offer prosecution and defense of complex products liability cases.

Intellectual Property Litigation

We provide advice and representation on cases involving the theft of trade secrets, copyright infringement and trademark violations.

Governmental Investigation

We provide representation of companies and individuals targeted for investigation or enforcement by federal, state and local governmental bodies, including in the areas of Medicare and Medicaid.

Real Estate Litigation

We have an in-depth understanding of disputes involving property, building, zoning and land-use and routinely provide counsel in these matters.

Shareholder, Trust, and Partnership Disputes

We have extensive experience in disputes arising within closely-held corporations and limited partnerships involving succession in family companies and corporate power struggles.

ERISA and Employment Matters

We field a wide range of disputes arising under ERISA and negotiate, draft or litigate executive compensation and non-compete agreements.