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Richard Eric Anthony Dwyer
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Richard Dwyer’s Legal Cases

6 total

  • [Former Corporate President] v. [My Corporate Client]

    Practice Area:
    Litigation
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2007
    Outcome:
    Corporate President paid us almost $60,000 in monies previously advanced him as part of settlement..
    Description:
    President sued my corporate client for breach of contract and back wages. Claimed that he was promised a certain level of compensation and had been unlawfully terminated.
  • Divorce Case - Represented Husband

    Practice Area:
    Divorce & Separation
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2002
    Outcome:
    Spouse settled case per the premarital agreement after our discovery of her employment records and foreign English classes.
    Description:
    Spouse, a foreign national, claimed she could not read nor understand the couple's premarital agreement and that it was not binding.
  • Child Custody - Represented Mother

    Practice Area:
    Child Custody
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2009
    Outcome:
    After trial, Court ruled in our favor and allowed mother's move to San Francisco while maintaining custody timeshare.
    Description:
    Ex-husband objected to ex-wife moving to San Francisco and sought to force her to move back to Santa Clara County.
  • [Fortune 500 Co.] v. [My Client]

    Practice Area:
    Litigation
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2003
    Outcome:
    Negotiated a dismissal from the case. Paid less than $15,000.
    Description:
    Corporate giant sued my client for $400,000+ for monies advanced his wife for corporate move. Client had co-signed. Negotiated a dismissal from the case in exchange for testimony. (Parties were also involved in divorce proceedings.)
  • Trustee / Fiduciary Litigation - Represented Defendant

    Practice Area:
    Litigation
    Date:
    Mar 01, 2008
    Outcome:
    Arranged for buyout of partners, which allowed client to keep more than $10 MM of real estate holdings and to remain as trustee.
    Description:
    Client - a trustee - was accused of mismanaging more than $10 MM of real estate holdings and of defrauding beneficiaries.
  • Trial On Restraining Order Filed Against Silicon Valley Executive

    Practice Area:
    Domestic Violence
    Date:
    Jan 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    Win
    Description:
    Successfully prevailed at trial over a Silicon Valley executive (Vice President at Fortune 500 company) on behalf of his battered spouse.