Commercial Litigation


Our Specialists:

Tristan R. Armer

Commercial Litigation

Small businesses, billion dollar companies and everything in between. Heidelberg Steinberger has represented such clients in almost every conceivable type of commercial litigation. Some of the firms oldest clients have continued their relationship with us based upon our track record of success handling cases involving construction controversies, bad-faith insurance, tortious interference, officer and director liability, shareholder and corporate fiduciary litigation, breach of warranty/consumer protection, bankruptcy and most every contractual dispute imaginable. Our clients range from large insurance companies and agencies, software developers, real estate developers, architectural/engineering firms to “mom-and-pop” businesses.

Our experience includes:

  • Represent corporations in litigation brought by minority shareholder charging fraud and general negligence by management
  • Dissolution of closely held corporations, in particular family-owned businesses which present unique challenges;
  • Bad faith litigation arising from Hurricane Katrina, both for and against insurance companies;
  • Suit against seller of multi-million dollar business for fraud, misrepresentation of client base, and failure to perform;
  • Construction accidents, resulting in significant personal injury claims, and even larger indemnity claims against third-parties;
  • Collapse of real estate developments, whether due to inadequate financing or unexpected changes in market conditions;
  • Represent developer in subdivision road design and construction case involving multiple defendants, experts and construction issues

Mississippi BP Settlement Funds – Senate Bill 2002

In a recent Special Session, the Mississippi Legislature passed Senate Bill 2002.  This bill will determine how money from the BP settlement funds is to be paid to the State of Mississippi.  Now, there are several rules in dealing with future BP dollars.  First, the...

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Heidelberg Steinberger Sponsoring Believe Toy Drive

Our Firm is hosting its annual toy drive again for the 2018 holiday season.  In the past, we have partnered with Toys for Tots, but this year, Toys for Tots will not be in the Jackson County area.  Instead, we will be collecting toys for Believe, a local toy drive...

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Steinberger and Armer Named Mid-South Super Lawyers

Pascagoula attorneys Karl Steinberger and Tristan Armer have recently been named a 2018 Mid South Super Lawyer.  Steinberger, shareholder and director at Heidelberg Steinberger, P.A., and Armer, director, were recognized for their work in the area of workers’...

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