Cases

Bank Representation

STAVALE & GEMMETE, PLLC has and continues to successfully represent numerous bank clients in the probate courts throughout the State of Michigan in disputes relating to claims of breach of fiduciary duty, acts of misfeasance and/or malfeasance, investment performance, and issues relating to fiduciary fees and removal proceedings. STAVALE &[…]

Will/Trust Litigation

STAVALE & GEMMETE, PLLC is retained throughout the State of Michigan to defend individuals and corporations in actions challenging testamentary documents based upon various legal theories, including, but not limited to, undue influence, lack of capacity, fraud, and forgery. Likewise, STAVALE & GEMMETE, PLLC has represented hundreds of clients in[…]

Commercial Litigation

STAVALE & GEMMETE, PLLC filed suit on behalf of a Michigan company in Federal Court alleging that a New York based manufacturing company breached a sales representative agreement with its client. The action filed by STAVALE & GEMMETE, PLLC requested damages in excess of 2.5 million dollars. After suit was[…]

Breach of Contract

Stavale & Gemmete, PLLC has assisted numerous clients with the drafting and reviewing of all different forms of contracts. Stavale & Gemmete, PLLC has also been involved in numerous contract disputes resulting in favorable resolutions on behalf of their clients. In one complex lawsuit, STAVALE & GEMMETE, PLLC represented four[…]

General Litigation/Civil Embezzlement

STAVALE & GEMMETE, PLLC successfully represented a Macomb County business in the Macomb County Circuit Court after the company discovered that a former employee, who retired and moved out-of-state, embezzled over 2 million dollars from the company. As a result of the quick action by STAVALE & GEMMETE, PLLC, along[…]

Trade Secret / Breach of Confidentiality Agreement

STAVALE & GEMMETE, PLLC, after 5 days of trial, successfully defended and settled a complex trade secret case filed by a New Jersey company in the United States Federal Court, Eastern District of Michigan, against a local bank consulting company who was accused of trade secret violations and breach of[…]

Trade Secret Litigation

STAVALE & GEMMETE, PLLC, along with co-counsel from North Carolina, successfully represented a North Carolina bank consulting company in a complex multi-million dollar trade secret litigation case commenced by a New Jersey company in the New Jersey Federal Court. STAVALE & GEMMETE, PLLC successfully argued and obtained a full and[…]

Attorney Malpractice

STAVALE & GEMMETE, PLLC successfully defended a local attorney in a malpractice case filed by his former client whom he represented in a divorce action. The case involved complex business evaluation issues and the Plaintiff sought damages in excess of $400,000.00. After a week long trial, STAVALE & GEMMETE PLLC[…]