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Business Litigation


Chackel Law provides general business litigation services to companies of any size and virtually any industry. Chackel Law has extensive experience in all facets of civil business litigation including pre-judgment remedies, complex discovery disputes, law and motion work, and post-judgment remedies in both State court and arbitration forums. Chackel Law has successfully defended and prosecuted claims for:

  • Breach of contract
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Fraud
  • Misappropriation of trade secrets and company property
  • Interference with contract and prospective economic advantage
  • Unfair competition
  • Alter-ego / piercing the corporate veil

In addition, Geoffrey Chackel has represented automobile dealerships in their business, employment, and consumer litigation. His clients include some of the largest private dealership groups in California and the United States. In 2013, he was a featured panelist at the 2013 fall conference of the National Association of Dealer Counsel held in Chicago, Illinois, where he addressed emerging litigation trends.

Geoffrey Chackel established his reputation in the dealership community with his approach to early and aggressive development of a business oriented strategy that aligns client objectives with the realities of difficult regulatory environments. Chackel Law works to manage your risk and cost to minimize the impact of lawsuits on your business. This strategy has proven effective even against some of the most aggressive and contentious plaintiffs’ counsel.