Frank Lara is an experienced litigator and thought partner who has worked on variety of large-scale business disputes. He has briefed cases in federal and state court, both at the trial and appellate level, including litigation in federal courts of appeal, district courts and bankruptcy courts, and state supreme courts and intermediate appellate courts.
Mr. Lara ensures the best outcome for his clients through innovative litigation strategies and broad technical knowledge, approaching each matter with aggressive, thorough and creative solutions. He conveys his clients’ stories and legal arguments through carefully researched, well-written legal briefs, often resolving complicated questions for them on the papers.
Mr. Lara is seasoned at handling complex legal issues, having drafted hundreds of pleadings, pre-trial dispositive motions and oppositions, written discovery requests and responses, trial motions and memoranda, appeals, writs and negotiated settlements in a broad range of cases, including dozens of $1+ million disputes. Mr. Lara’s effective and persuasive legal writing has been recognized and praised regularly by clients, colleagues, and veteran litigators.