Successfully defended homeowner against breach of warranty of habitability claim.
Millstein Fellner represented the estate planning attorneys Davidson Estate Law against allegations of financial elder abuse, fraud, and constructive fraud brought by the estate of a deceased client.
Successfully represented and defended restaurant franchisee against $620,000 personal injury case, which was resolved for nuisance value in an informal pre-litigation negotiation led by Millstein Fellner, LLP attorneys.
David Millstein represented one of the parties in this matter, successfully sustaining the right of one of his children to maintain a creditor’s claim against the estate.
In 2023, Millstein Fellner LLP represented Bay Area Cosmetology in connection to a pre litigation claim for legal malpractice against its former employment lawyer, in which Millstein Fellner was able to successfully secure a half million-dollar settlement.
Jason Fellner represented defendant law firm in successfully obtaining an order granting summary of judgement, which was affirmed on appeal. The Court of Appeal decision was published in 2019 and is now cited as one of the leading published cases on the tolling provision within the statute of limitations governing legal malpractice claims, codified in CCP 340.6. Flake v. Neumiller & Beardslee (2017) 9 Cal.App.5th 223, 230
David Millstein obtained a defense award on behalf of a company charged with violating a compensation agreement with its attorney-employee, on grounds the agreement violated the Code of Professional Responsibility for attorneys.
Defended the majority owner of a vineyard holding company against a suit in a confidential mediation.
Millstein Fellner obtained a defense award after trial on behalf of its client the Academy of Art in a Class Action suit requesting $60 million in damages.
David Millstein and Gerald Richelson settled a decade-long dispute and litigation on behalf of the Academy of Art, concerning 48 properties, resulting in re-zoning and a Development Agreement.