Michael C. Hefter, Partner
Michael Hefter is a partner in Bracewell's New York office and a member of the litigation group. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation matters in federal and state courts, U.S. and international arbitration and matters before federal, state and self-regulatory agencies.
Mr. Hefter's principal areas of practice include litigation and arbitration in complex commercial disputes, including claims involving breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, and other business disputes, securities litigation, RICO actions, structured finance disputes, post-acquisition disputes, corporate governance (including mergers and acquisition litigation), claims involving lender liability issues, class and derivative actions, claims involving LLC and limited partnership issues and structures, bankruptcy-related and other forums of general commercial and complex litigation. He has represented clients in numerous industries, including energy, insurance, healthcare, investment and commercial banking, private equity and hedge funds, venture capital, real estate, accounting, telecommunications, aerospace and defense, chemicals, and computer software.
- Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
Articles in the National Law Review database by Michael C. Hefter:
- The Debate Rages On Regarding Whether Default Fiduciary Duties Apply to LLC Managers Under Delaware Law (Posted On Mon, 2013-01-07 15:48)
- Chancery Court Endorses Predictive Coding (Posted On Tue, 2012-11-06 15:15)
- Delaware Chancery Court Clarifies that Default Fiduciary Duties Apply to LLC Managers (Posted On Mon, 2012-03-26 20:47)
- Delaware Supreme Court Declines to Apply Iqbal-Twombly "Plausibility" Pleading Standard (Posted On Wed, 2012-02-15 20:44)
- New York’s Highest Court Reinstates $5 Billion Lawsuit By Big Banks Against MBIA (Posted On Fri, 2011-07-01 10:46)
- New York Court of Appeals Upholds Purchase Agreement's Broad Release in Affirming Dismissal of $900 Million Fraud Claim (Posted On Thu, 2011-06-16 10:46)
- When Do Private Equity Funds Have Standing to Assert Indemnification Claims? (Posted On Mon, 2011-03-14 14:10)