Mr. Koosed is a partner resident in K&L Gates’ Washington, D.C. office whose practice involves the representation of corporations and financial institutions in a broad range of complex commercial litigation and disputes.
Specifically, Mr. Koosed has extensive experience with the retail and financial services sectors, particularly in the context of adversary proceedings arising out of complex Chapter 11 bankruptcies. Mr. Koosed also has extensive experience with defending and prosecuting breach of contract and business tort claims and the defense of class action disputes.
Mr. Koosed also has extensive experience with shareholder and M&A ���deal” disputes, including shareholder derivative suits challenging public company M&A transactions, suits asserting entitlement to escrowed portions of a purchase price pursuant to post-closing indemnity obligations, and suits challenging whether pre-closing conditions have been met and/or post-closing earn-outs have been triggered or are otherwise owed.
Finally, Mr. Koosed also has significant experience in litigating civil disputes arising under the False Claims Act and RICO and with the firm’s appellate and e-Discovery Analysis and Technology (e-DAT) groups generally.
PublicationsMr. Koosed has authored or co-authored several articles and treatises addressing topics impacting the litigation and dispute resolution process, including:
Bankruptcy Adversarial Proceedings:
Shareholder and M&A Deal Disputes:
Breach of Contract and Business Torts: