Business & Commercial

When you need a lawyer and the stakes are high, you want Gaskins, Bennett & Birrell, LLP. Our commercial litigation attorneys are responsive, reliable, and have a wide variety of experience representing clients in business and commercial disputes at the trial and appellate levels. These matters have included class actions with national ramifications, large multi-party disputes, and significant, complex individual claims. We have acted both as lead and local counsel, and have coordinated local actions with related lawsuits in other jurisdictions.

We have successfully represented defendants in derivative and PSLRA actions, along with related internal investigations, including special litigation committee investigations. Our attorneys have extensive experience conducting special litigation committee investigations.

Additionally, our firm regularly represents sales representatives whose representation status has been wrongfully terminated. We have also successfully represented clients involved in disputes about securities lending, unfair competition, non-compete agreements, trade secrets, and construction disputes.

Securities Lending Disputes

Non-Compete Agreements

Unfair Competition

Special Litigation Committees

Sales Representatives


Trade Secrets

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A highly respected, trial-focused law firm, our members include three attorneys elected to membership in the American College of Trial Lawyers, and numerous attorneys designated “Super Lawyers” or “Rising Stars” by Minnesota Law & Politics magazine. We have decades of trial and appellate experience, and the good judgment such experience brings.

Our Attorneys are resourceful, tough, and committed to our clients’ interests, and we have the ability to keep the orders, verdicts and judgments we obtain on appeal.

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