Tony Porcelli helps clients solve unique, complex disputes and problems. As an experienced complex commercial, health care, and bankruptcy litigator, he advises and works closely with in-house counsel, corporate officers, and board members to achieve desired business and litigation objectives in a cost-effective and efficient manner.
With over 27 years of legal experience, Tony is a proven team leader – whether managing a team of more than 30 attorneys and support staff or a smaller team – he develops and implements trial, discovery, and settlement strategies to maximize clients’ litigation and business objectives.
Tony has tried and litigated complex commercial, health care, and bankruptcy cases on behalf of domestic and international clients in numerous courts across the country, and he has represented various entities from small, family-owned businesses to publicly-traded, Fortune
500 corporations in a variety of disputes ranging from $700 million down to less than $1 million.
Tony has successfully represented plaintiffs and defendants in various actions, including:
- Health care disputes
- Corporate negligence actions
- Breach of fiduciary duty and/or contract claims
- Securities fraud claims
- Pharmaceutical price fixing claims
- Class actions
- Business divorce
- Fraud and other tort claims
- Complex business and property foreclosure cases
- Trade secret actions
- Tax claims
In addition, Tony has served as lead litigation counsel to both debtors and creditors in Chapter 11 litigation, including in valuation and plan confirmation proceedings. He has significant experience handling alternative dispute resolutions, including mediations and arbitrations. In addition to his role as lead counsel in complex litigation matters, Tony counsels clients on litigation and potential litigation issues in the early stages of deal negotiations (before litigation) to assist clients in avoiding litigation or disputes that may arise down the road.