Maryellen Madden

Maryellen Madden

Of Counsel

Philadelphia, PA
  • Represented underwriters and issuers in national securities class actions.
  • Represented witnesses and parties in investigations and proceedings before the Securities and Exchange Commission.
  • Defended and prosecuted commercial fraud claims, including RICO claims and claims brought under unfair trade practice laws.
  • Defended service providers and manufacturers against claims arising out of the termination of dealers and distributors.
  • Defended builders, owners and contractors against construction claims.
  • Represented a large public company in a "deepening insolvency proceeding."
  • Represented and advised parties in corporate acquisitions on claims arising out of "buy-out" agreements.
  • Represented and advised parties in connection with real estate title claims, including adverse possession claims.
  • Represented mortgage insurers in actions arising out of fraudulently procured policies.
  • Represented transportation authorities and railroads in connection with the assertion of federal preemption.
  • Represented a large governmental entity in a dispute over tax treaties with another governmental entity and related mortgage foreclosure proceedings involving a large tract of developed property.
  • Advised and negotiated on behalf of a federal agency in connection with the disposition of its mortgage loan portfolio.
  • Negotiated and litigated claims involving corporate governance and control, condominium association disputes and homeowner association disputes.
  • Litigated a wide variety of issues involving health care, including disputes over ownership of monies donated to research institutes, termination of physician practice groups and hospital procurement.