Shareholder-DisputesShareholder disputes can disrupt an Illinois Corporation’s day to day operations, as well as its financial success.  Often, shareholder disputes are complicated and deal with sensitive issues, especially when shareholders are family  or longtime business partners. Disagreements and shareholder disputes can arise for any number of reasons including succession planning, differing opinions regarding business strategy, hostility, uneven financial commitment among the shareholders, an owner’s incompetence, or unequal compensation. Our Chicago corporate attorneys can help resolve these disputes via mediation or litigation if necessary.

Have you suffered a major financial loss because of negligence, fraud, or breach of duty committed by those entrusted with your money?  If so, you are not alone.  Thousands of people just like you have been victims of negligence, fraud, corporate greed and other corporate breaches.  CEOs, officers, directors, and other executives have grown wealthier at the expense of investors.  Our Chicago business litigation attorneys work on behalf of shareholders and investors who have suffered losses due to negligence, fraud, and breach of fiduciary duty.

Our Chicago business lawyers represents minority shareholders, majority shareholders, and businesses involved in shareholder disputes, in lawsuits in both state and federal courts.  Such disputes include breach of shareholder agreements, breach of fiduciary duty, corporate governance claims, excessive compensation claims, among others.

If you have a shareholder dispute or a involved, or may become involved in a related  lawsuit, call 312.789.5676.  You may also email one of our Chicago business attorneys directly at our Chicago law firm to inquire about your shareholder dispute.