Bill Flynn’s career as litigation and trial counsel covers a wide cross-section of state and federal business, investment fraud, and other commercial related disputes. This work includes class-actions, multi-party and other complex litigation involving federal and state securities laws, shareholder derivative actions involving officer and director fiduciary duties and related corporate governance issues. He is well-known for his experience in the financial services sector as a strong advocate for investors and has recovered millions of dollars lost to fraudulent or unsuitable sales practices, professional negligence and regulatory violations.
He also represents broker-dealers and registered representatives, financial advisors and other fiduciaries in the defense of customer claims and broker employment related claims, as well as other employers and executives in the prosecution and defense of claims involving competitive restrictions, as well as defending against state and federal enforcement actions.
Bill’s general business counsel experience includes long-time general counsel of a multi-state specialty retailer and one of the region’s largest real estate brokerages, as well as marketing, manufacturing, supply, distribution and sales businesses, waste collection and management, financial, insurance agency, mechanical, construction, architectural software sales and marketing, alarm service, editorial and publishing service providers, and franchised and independent automobile dealers.