Arthur's practice includes experience in general commercial litigation, with particular emphasis on securities and broker/dealer litigation and arbitration, accountant liability, the defense of class and derivative actions, bankruptcy and real estate litigation, and corporate and partnership disputes. Arthur also serves as an arbitrator in commercial and securities matters. He has received an AV rating in Martindale-Hubbell.
Representation of underwriter in defense of securities and antitrust class actions alleging undisclosed commissions, tie-in arrangements and improper use of analysts relating to allocations of initial public offerings.
Representation of issuers and underwriters in defense of securities class actions.
Representation of large international accounting firms in defense of malpractice actions arising out of audits and other accounting services.
Representation of major securities brokerage firm in numerous litigations and arbitrations involving customer allegations of unauthorized trading, lack of suitability, churning and other trade practices.
Representation of securities clearing firm in arbitrations against correspondent firms and their customers.
Representation of securities brokerage firm in arbitrations involving disputes with former employees.
Representation of securities broker-dealers and accountants in SEC investigations.
Representation of buyers and sellers in litigations and arbitrations arising out of corporate acquisition agreements.