Venable's commercial litigation attorneys represent regional, national and international clients throughout state and federal courts systems. Some of the many legal challenges our litigation team handles include banking and workout issues, commercial disputes, collections, employment and discrimination challenges, environmental crimes, government contract disputes, international trade issues, product liability disputes, securities litigation, tax litigation and unfair competition.

Working in close association with all practice areas, the litigation group has the resources and experience to handle complex matters in such distinct fields as antitrust, real estate and land use, intellectual property, health care, tax controversy, communications, construction and technology law. The firm also has considerable experience conducting internal investigations for corporate clients, representing clients in administrative and grand jury investigations, and litigating white-collar criminal cases. Venable has a substantial appellate practice in both the federal and state courts and is regularly retained by clients to handle their interests at the appellate stage.

Our litigators are prepared to pursue and promote our clients' interests aggressively in any dispute. We regularly try cases and work closely with our clients to devise effective case management strategies. It is our practice to assist clients in selecting and implementing the most cost-effective form of dispute resolution, whether through court procedures or alternative dispute resolution.