ALEX MEDINA

Alex’s litigation experience is broad and diverse, including all kinds of cases in state and federal courts throughout the country.

Below are a few examples

  • Representing a local biotech company in an unfair competition and patent infringement lawsuit in federal court, in which Alex was instrumental in obtaining a 20+ page ruling granting a preliminary injunction in favor of his client.
  • Representing a large hospital system in a $100+ million lawsuit against a county government involving the county’s failure to pay for health care services provided to the county’s indigent
  • Defended a large hospital system in a massive fraud case seeking well over $100 million in damages
  • Represented a gaming machine manufacturer in a breach of contract case against the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians and its Red Hawk Casino; part of a team that obtained a $30.4 million verdict after a two-month trial
  • Represented a disabled inmate in a 42 U.S.C. section 1983 civil rights case against prison officials for failure to provide a reasonable accommodation. The Eastern District of California appointed me as trial counsel less than three weeks before trial and I achieved a favorable settlement two days before trial.
  • Representing a midwest corporation in a breach of fiduciary and usury action in Sacramento involving multiple defendants and law firms.
  • Represented charities, disabled individuals, and a gaming machine manufacturer in an action enjoining the California Attorney General from enforcing legislation banning electronic bingo machine.
  • Represented a Hong-Kong based businessman in a multimillion-dollar breach of contract/success fee case against a Las Vegas casino corporation.
  • Defended a national life insurance company in several bad faith lawsuits (alleging that the insurance company improperly denied coverage).
  • Defended a large Sacramento-area developer in a high-profile dispute over the purchase price of land purchased by a government entity
  • Represented several individuals sued and suing for business fraud
  • Defended an internationally based bank in two cases alleging aiding and abetting and conspiracy to commit fraud in an alleged tax shelter scheme
  • Represented the estate of a deceased music celebrity in a lawsuit against the estate of another deceased celebrity for the violation of California’s Right of Publicity statute
  • Defended a national toy retailer in a Tennessee class action case involving the alleged sale of lead-based toy jewelry
  • Defended two international tire manufacturers in several national product liability lawsuits
  • Defended a national moving and storage company in several national product liability lawsuits
  • Defended an international manufacturer of construction equipment in several product liability and breach of warranty lawsuits
  • Represented a large Los Angeles-based property management company in a lawsuit alleging personal injury from toxic mold
  • Assisted a national property management company in conducting an internal investigation of its business practices after a tenant in one of its buildings was accused of wrongdoing
  • Defended a national mortgage lender in several breach of contract and fraud lawsuits
  • Defended two national banks in several lawsuits arising out of failed residential subdivisions
  • Defended a Sacramento-based technology company in a breach of contract action in Minnesota state court
  • Represented a Nevada corporation in matters related to a securities fraud investigation of a former company employee by the Securities Commissioner of another state
  • Defended a Las Vegas gaming corporation in a class action lawsuit alleging wage and hour and employment discrimination causes of action
  • Defended an individual in federal court in Washington, DC against securities fraud claims brought by the Securities and Exchange Commission
  • Defended an individual in several lawsuits brought by private parties and involving the US Department of Labor in various federal courts relating to alleged ERISA violations
  • Represented an international consumer products company in a series of product liability, breach of warranty, and premises liability lawsuits
  • Represented a local medical technologies company in connection with a complex patent and trade libel case in federal court
  • Defended a Nevada gold mining exploration company in a breach of contract action in Nevada state court
  • Represented a Northern California-based gold exploration company in a breach of contract arbitration worth close to $10 million
  • Represented a public technology company in an internal investigation into possible criminal misconduct
  • Represented a prominent Sacramento-area real estate developer in several potential litigation matters
  • Defended a large national retail chain in an enforcement action by the California Attorney General alleging the sale of hair care products containing excessive levels of volatile organic compounds
  • Represented several individuals subject to investigations by various state agencies