Burns Charest LLP
Burns Charest is a leading US litigation boutique with offices in Dallas, New Orleans and Washington, DC. With more than 20 lawyers focused singularly on high-stakes commercial litigation, the firm has been successful in trying and litigating numerous significant antitrust and other matters.
Burns Charest lawyers have tried complex class action cases to verdict, served as lead counsel in multi-district litigation, secured a US$106 million judgment in the first of the 2008 mortgage meltdown cases to go to trial and obtained significant settlements in royalty-owner disputes, and regularly represent individuals and businesses in complex, bet-the-company cases.
Burns Charest’s team of lawyers come from many of the finest law firms in the country and have clerked for judges at all levels of the federal judiciary. Its lawyers are some of the most experienced and talented of their generation.
Burns Charest’s focus is on the future. The firm stands behind its belief that the nation’s legal system was designed to protect individuals and businesses from the wrongdoing of others and to assure a level playing field.
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