Who We Are
We are experienced trial lawyers who handle complex business disputes, and we focus a significant part of our practice on handling Business Divorce matters. We work closely with majority owners and minority investors in private Texas businesses to help them resolve conflicts with their business partners.
What We Do
We are driven by a passion to resolve business conflicts for our clients. Whether we achieve our client's business goals in the boardroom or through trial in the courtroom, we secure outstanding results for our majority owner and minority investor clients who have conflicts arising out of their ownership interests in private companies.
Jason Fulton on What We Do
Path to Success
We guide our clients and protect and enforce their rights when they have conflicts with their business partners. We closely evaluate all organizational documents and the underlying facts, we develop creative strategies that we implement in negotiations, and when necessary, we litigate aggressively for our clients to achieve their business objectives.
Andy Ryan on The Path to Success
Business Divorce Blog: Recent Blog Entries
Dallas Court Overturns Judgment in Favor of Oppressed Minority Shareholder—Are Majority Shareholders Still Accountable for Their Oppressive Conduct?
On August 29, 2012, the Dallas Court of Appeals reversed a trial court’s decision that ordered the issuance of an $85 million dividend based on a minority shareholder’s claim of oppression. See ARGO Data Resources Corp., et al. v. Shagrithaya, No. 05-10-00690-CV
A Way Out for Minority Investors in Private Texas Companies
A favorite Willie Nelson song cautions mothers not to let their babies grow up to be cowboys. If Willie had been asked to offer guidance to mothers of investors in private Texas companies, however, he might have changed his lyrics to sing, “Mamas don’t let your babies grow up to be minority
What Our Clients Are Saying
“Ladd Hirsch’s detailed preparation for the arbitration and his tenacity during the hearing itself was the main reason that we were successful in achieving such a favorable award. Diamond McCarthy’s diligence and creativity was instrumental in overcoming the other side’s vigorous defense. We will miss working with you and your team.”
Matt Renner, National Real Estate Management Corporation
“Diamond McCarthy consistently takes on cutting edge issues in the most complex of business and financial cases. Their lawyers are creative, tough, yet pragmatic. They understand the needs of their clients and stand behind you through adversity and never sacrifice either zeal or integrity.”
Geoff Berman – Vice-President of Developmental Specialists, Inc., Los Angeles, California
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