Alston & Bird’s Financial Services Litigation Group represents the nation’s leading banks, financial institutions, CMBS special servicers, and investment funds and advisers in a cross-section of high stakes litigation, from consumer finance to the capital markets, throughout the country. We have broad, in-depth knowledge of the evolving legal and regulatory landscape as well as the financial structures at issue today. We are routinely consulted by clients to advise on complex, often novel, issues arising from a breadth of financial transactions. The Financial Services Litigation Group has successfully represented clients in the litigation, arbitration, and mediation of disputes in all 50 states and in several international jurisdictions, including Latin America, Asia, and Europe.
Alston & Bird’s nationally-recognized litigation practice was identified as an “Awesome Opponent” in the “Most Feared Litigation Firms” survey released in the 2013 BTI Litigation Outlook. In particular, our securities and financial litigation practice received specific recognition in the BTI Survey, which was prepared through interviews with approximately 250 general counsel and in-house litigation leaders. With over 325 attorneys, our commercial litigation group is one of the largest and most successful in the nation. Our litigation client list spans the financial services sector, from Wall Street banks, such as Bank of America and Wells Fargo, to regional banks, such as SunTrust and Synovus.
Bringing Value to Our Clients
Alston & Bird’s Financial Services Litigation Group litigates in a variety of roles and across a vast spectrum of subject areas relating to the financial services industry. The breadth and depth of our litigation and trial experience is extensive, and we represent clients in a variety of financial services matters locally, regionally, nationally and internationally.