Shareholder Litigation

The knowledgeable attorneys in our shareholder litigation group at Haynsworth Sinkler Boyd are highly experienced across all aspects of shareholder litigation, including class actions and other securities litigation under state and federal securities laws, derivative actions and other cases spanning the full spectrum of fiduciary duty and corporate governance issues.


  • Successfully represented a large public company in a dispute tried in Washington concerning alleged unfair trade practices, breach of fiduciary duty, fraud, and breach of contract with alleged actual damages of over $60 million.
  • Tried a case involving a shareholder’s dispute alleging officer and director misconduct
  • Successfully represented the board members and officers of a failed bank who were sued in a shareholder class action.