PRACTICE

RBF is a commercial litigation firm comprised of battle tested lawyers trained at some of the largest and most successful firms in the country. Our attorneys have extensive experience litigating high-stakes, sophisticated, and complex disputes across various industries and practice areas, including, for example, in the residential mortgage-backed securities (“RMBS”) and secondary mortgage market, capital markets, financial products and services, and pension fund spaces.

    • Business and Partnership Disputes
    • Internal Investigations
    • Products Liability
    • Construction Defects
    • Plaintiff’s Personal Injury Prosecution and Defense
    • Class Action Defense
    • Non-Competes and Unfair Competition
    • Public Entities
    • Oil and Gas
    • Appeals in State and Federal Courts
    • Mediation/Arbitration
    • Bankruptcy Litigation
    • Temporary Restraining Orders/Injunctions
    • Trial counsel in AIG’s challenge to Bank of America’s proposed $8.5 billion settlement of RMBS-related liability arising from Bank of America’s 2008 acquisition of Countrywide
    • Lead counsel to the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy estate for litigation of Lehman Brothers purchase, sale, securitization, and servicing of residential mortgage loans
    • Counsel to RMBS investor-plaintiff in a complex mortgage servicing case arising from the collapse of Washington Mutual
    • Counsel to RMBS investors in intra-trust disputes with investors and trustees
    • National counsel to financial institution to combat unfair trade practices by competitors
    • Defense counsel in bet-the-company trademark infringement action against national insurance company
    • Counsel to a state public pension plan in a multi billion dollar pension reform, securing victory in the trial court and on appeal to the Colorado Supreme Court
    • Counsel to a state public pension plan in a $190 million dispute over the termination of affiliation of a large public employer
    • Represented a state public pension plan defending administrative rulings as to benefit determinations
    • Trial counsel to pharmaceutical manufacturer in defense of proprietary pharmaceutical formulations from misappropriation by competitor
    • National counsel to financial services providers in prosecution of trade secrets infringement cases
    • Counsel to professional football teams in multiple workers compensation matters
    • Counsel to professional football team in bad-faith insurance declaratory action
    • Counsel to professional football team against antitrust and consumer fraud claims
    • Counsel to governmental entity in high-profile public corruption and racketeering case against former government employees and contractors
    • Counsel to public school in multiple high profile litigation matters involving personal injury claims, wrongful death claims, and negligent hiring and training claims
    • Leadership on Colorado Lawyers’ Committee
    • Legal aid at women’s shelter
    • Prosecution of asylum for torture victim
    • Representation of high school gay/straight alliance
    • Homeless Task Force
    • Voter ID litigation