Cliff draws on a varied background and a broad knowledge base to assist clients with extremely complex problems both before and after suit is filed. Whether he is helping an insurer sort through actuarial and accounting issues, a retailer address electronic data security issues, or a manufacturer deal with questions concerning design rights, Cliff combines a keen appreciation of human personalities and motivations with a financial and legal acumen that allows him to quickly understand a client's business needs and help the client find the most successful strategies to meet those needs.
Cliff has extensive experience in complex commercial litigation especially in the defense of class actions. He has defended class actions in many areas including securities litigation, antitrust, consumer protection, policyholder rights and electronic data theft. Cliff also regularly represents attorneys in connection with grievances brought to the Board of Overseers of the Bar.