Kevin M. Long, Partner

Commercial Litigation Matters

  • Representing a Fortune 500 company against multimillion-dollar claims arising from the client’s decision to not renew a significant vendor relationship. After successful dismissal motions, the matter was settled on business terms that involved no payment and actually saved the client money.
  • Representing Fortune 500 company against 8-figure claim related to products' performance. All tort claims were dismissed on motion practice based on the applicability of the economic loss doctrine, and contract claims dismissal on summary judgment after he debunked Plaintiff’s Failure of essential purpose argument.
  • Obtained unanimous defense verdict in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin for Fortune 650 company sued for misrepresentation arising out of alleged employment premises after acquisition of smaller company.
  • Defending a major transformer manufacturer in a $6 million fire case pending in Mason County, Kentucky, where the plaintiff alleged that our client’s product started the fire. The matter was settled on very favorable terms on the eve of the trial.
  • Representing a cellular tower owner in a fraud case brought in Grand Forks County, North Dakota, against a seller who misrepresented rents received on the tower. The matter was settled on very favorable terms on the eve of the trial.
  • Representing a landowner in an eminent domain jury trial in Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin. The jury verdict resulted in just compensation awarded to our client, of just under three times the condemning authority’s jurisdictional offer. Accordingly, the client was entitled to those additional funds and repayment of all costs and expenses of litigation.