Exceptional and accessible legal representation across Kentucky and Nationwide

EXCEPTIONAL AND ACCESSIBLE LEGAL REPRESENTATION ACROSS KENTUCKY AND NATIONWIDE

 

Case Results

 

Our firm’s strong reputation for getting excellent results for clients in difficult business and financial disputes is well earned.

Senior partner Michael A. Valenti has taken the lead in litigating hundreds of cases. He has successfully resolved numerous cases involving millions of dollars, always choosing procedural steps designed to be most effective. Depending on the circumstances, he will use trial, arbitration or a negotiated settlement on favorable terms to vindicate your interests.

Reach out to us by phone at 502-208-5017 or online for a confidential consultation. You can also browse some of Mr. Valenti’s notable results on this page.

Many of the below-referenced cases were the subject of media coverage and articles in local, regional, and national publications.

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$30,000,000 Jury verdict in state court in favor of former CFO of large convenience store/fuel retailer in which over $30 million in damages were sought against him

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$30,000,000 Jury verdict in state court in favor of former CFO of large convenience store/fuel retailer in which over $30 million in damages were sought against him

 

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$5,000,000 Jury verdict in state court in favor of national religious organization who was sued for sexual harassment by former employee seeking in excess of $5 million in damages

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$5,000,000 Jury verdict in state court in favor of national religious organization who was sued for sexual harassment by former employee seeking in excess of $5 million in damages

 

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$2,000,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of client in excess of $2 million in suit brought on behalf of client against healthcare company relating to stock ownership

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$2,000,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of client in excess of $2 million in suit brought on behalf of client against healthcare company relating to stock ownership

 

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$1,800,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of electronic controls company in excess of $1.8 million in patent infringement suit brought by client

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$1,800,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of electronic controls company in excess of $1.8 million in patent infringement suit brought by client

 

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$1,400,000 Obtained a FINRA arbitration award for a financial advisor whose career and reputation was damaged as a result of false allegations by his former employer, J.P. Morgan Securities

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$1,400,000 Obtained a FINRA arbitration award for a financial advisor whose career and reputation was damaged as a result of false allegations by his former employer, J.P. Morgan Securities

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$1,200,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of elderly customer in excess of $1.2 million based upon misappropriation of funds in her accounts by broker while employed by two large brokerage firms

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$1,200,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of elderly customer in excess of $1.2 million based upon misappropriation of funds in her accounts by broker while employed by two large brokerage firms

 

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$1,000,000 Jury verdict in federal court on behalf of manufacturing company and its president in which near $1 million in damages was sought against them on claims of fraud and civil conspiracy by large staffing company

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$1,000,000 Jury verdict in federal court on behalf of manufacturing company and its president in which near $1 million in damages was sought against them on claims of fraud and civil conspiracy by large staffing company

 

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$1,000,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of a surgeon who was sued under a physician recruitment agreement for a claim in excess of $1 million in damages

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$1,000,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of a surgeon who was sued under a physician recruitment agreement for a claim in excess of $1 million in damages

 

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$800,000 Jury verdict in federal court for $800,000 obtained on behalf of regional drywall company in a breach of fiduciary duty and aiding and abetting a breach of fiduciary duty case

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$800,000 Jury verdict in federal court for $800,000 obtained on behalf of regional drywall company in a breach of fiduciary duty and aiding and abetting a breach of fiduciary duty case

 

 $560

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$560,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of elderly customers in excess of $560,000 based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investment in her account by financial adviser at brokerage firm

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$560,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of elderly customers in excess of $560,000 based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investment in her account by financial adviser at brokerage firm

 

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$460,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of elderly customer in excess of $460,000 based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investment in her account by financial adviser at brokerage firm

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$460,000Negotiated settlement on behalf of elderly customer in excess of $460,000 based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investment in her account by financial adviser at brokerage firm

 

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$445,000 Obtained a FINRA arbitration award on behalf of an elderly customer against brokerage firm Hilliard Lyons, now R.W. Baird & Co, based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investments in her account by one of its advisors

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$445,000Obtained a FINRA arbitration award on behalf of an elderly customer against brokerage firm Hilliard Lyons, now R.W. Baird & Co, based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investments in her account by one of its advisors

 

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$400,000 Jury verdict in federal court for in excess of $400,000 obtained on behalf of preeminent rotational athlete throwing coach on claims of trademark infringement, unfair competition, and punitive damages

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$400,000Jury verdict in federal court for in excess of $400,000 obtained on behalf of preeminent rotational athlete throwing coach on claims of trademark infringement, unfair competition, and punitive damages

 

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$400,000 Jury verdict in state court for $400,000 obtained on behalf of a physician in a breach of contract case based upon unpaid compensation improperly withheld from him by medical practice

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$400,000Jury verdict in state court for $400,000 obtained on behalf of a physician in a breach of contract case based upon unpaid compensation improperly withheld from him by medical practice

 

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$300,000 Obtained a FINRA arbitration award on behalf of a financial advisor against his former employer, Morgan Stanley, who was suing him for an unpaid note, based upon Morgan Stanley’s misrepresentations and other improper conduct in its recruitment of advisor

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$300,000Obtained a FINRA arbitration award on behalf of a financial advisor against his former employer, Morgan Stanley, who was suing him for an unpaid note, based upon Morgan Stanley’s misrepresentations and other improper conduct in its recruitment of advisor

 

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$245,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of client in excess of $245,000 in products liability suit brought by client

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$245,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of client in excess of $245,000 in products liability suit brought by client

 

   $195

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$195,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of decedent estate and direct beneficiaries in excess of $195,000 based upon improper activities of financial advisor at brokerage firm

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$195,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of decedent estate and direct beneficiaries in excess of $195,000 based upon improper activities of financial advisor at brokerage firm

 

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$185,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of brother and sister in excess of $185,000, collectively, based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investments in their accounts by financial advisor at brokerage firm

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$185,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of brother and sister in excess of $185,000, collectively, based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investments in their accounts by financial advisor at brokerage firm

 

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$156,741 Obtained an NASD arbitration award on behalf of a customer against Merrill Lynch for improper activities relating to margin calls on customer’s account

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$156,741 Obtained an NASD arbitration award on behalf of a customer against Merrill Lynch for improper activities relating to margin calls on customer’s account

 

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$145,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of elderly clients in excess of $145,000 based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investment in account by financial adviser at brokerage firm

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$145,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of elderly clients in excess of $145,000 based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investment in account by financial adviser at brokerage firm

 

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$137,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of decedent estate in excess of $137,000 based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investment in account by financial adviser at brokerage firm

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$137,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of decedent estate in excess of $137,000 based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investment in account by financial adviser at brokerage firm

 

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$120,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of elderly customers in excess of $120,000 based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investment in her account by financial adviser at brokerage firm

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$137,000 Negotiated settlement on behalf of decedent estate in excess of $137,000 based upon unauthorized trading and unsuitable investment in account by financial adviser at brokerage firm

 

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Directed verdict in state court on behalf of medical supply fulfillment company and its owners in which several million dollars in damages was sought on claims of breach of alleged partnership agreement.

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Directed verdict in state court on behalf of medical supply fulfillment company and its owners in which several million dollars in damages was sought on claims of breach of alleged partnership agreement.