Representative Cases

A sample of the cases Mr. Madsen has successfully litigated include:

  • successful at trial and obtained dismissal by U.S. federal judge of $240 million lawsuit brought by cellular phone company alleging breach of telecom licensing agreement and fraud by firm’s client; read more here


  • reached favorable settlement in defamation case brought on behalf of Haiti’s Prime Minister; read more here;


  • advised French multinational on jurisdictional issues involving insurance contracts;


  • successfully defended securities broker against allegation of fraud and unsuitable investment recommendations;


  • represented Japanese corporation in litigation over real estate transaction in Long Island City, New York;


  • prosecuted libel action in federal district court on behalf of engineering company against New York journalist;


  • represented distributors of petroleum products in international arbitration proceedings brought by retailer alleging breach of contract;


  • successfully petitioned United States Patent and Trademark Office for reversal of denial of trademark application filed on behalf of Caribbean beer manufacturer;


  • victorious at trial in case defending rear-end automobile accident that allegedly caused injuries to passengers.