León Cosgrove

Laurie Mathews

MS. MATHEWS IS A PARTNER WITH LEÓN COSGROVE, LLC, WHERE SHE FOCUSES HER PRACTICE ON COMPLEX COMMERCIAL AND BUSINESS LITIGATION IN FEDERAL AND STATE COURTS NATIONWIDE.

Ms. Mathews litigates complex contractual and partnership disputes, and claims involving IP and non-compete covenants, trade secrets and deceptive business practices, consumer product defects and franchise and distributor relationships. She also has significant experience in corporate governance, designing and implementing corporate compliance programs and conducting internal investigations on a variety of issues, including money laundering.

Prior to joining León Cosgrove, Ms. Mathews was a partner in the Miami office of Hunton & Williams, representing many of that firm’s institutional clients in the consumer products and financial sectors.

Representations

Represented large multinational companies in numerous commercial and contract disputes.

Represented a multinational publicly traded company in connection with an internal investigation of money laundering compliance issues.

Represented large multinational companies in a dispute involving the termination of partnership and business agreements.

Handled numerous injunction proceedings involving intellectual property disputes, franchise and distributor terminations, enforcement of covenants not to compete and protection of confidential information and trade secrets.

Successfully defended various breach of contract actions.

Successfully defended a securities fraud action.

Successfully defended a whistleblower action brought against a major communications network.

Represented a large furniture retailer in state court litigation involving contract and warranty disputes and deceptive business practice claims.

Designed and implemented corporate compliance programs and conducted corporate compliance reviews and internal investigations for various companies.