Practice Areas

BUSINESS AND COMMERCIAL LITIGATION

Nichani Law Firm is a boutique law firm located in Silicon Valley. We are litigators with experience handling a wide variety of commercial, bankruptcy and real estate litigation for clients throughout California and the United States. Our goal is to use a creative approach which results in a cost-effective solution. We recognize the expense involved in litigation and seek favorable, out-of-court resolutions whenever possible.

Typical Engagements Include:

  • Shareholder disputes
  • Partnership disputes
  • Contract disputes
  • Alter ego liability
  • Banking and financial transaction litigation
  • Debtor and creditor’s rights actions
  • Complex commercial disputes
  • Fiduciary duty claims
  • Fraud
  • Commercial collections

BUSINESS AND COMMERCIAL LITIGATION

Nichani Law Firm is a boutique law firm located in Silicon Valley. We are litigators with experience handling a wide variety of commercial, bankruptcy and real estate litigation for clients throughout California and the United States. Our goal is to use a creative approach which results in a cost-effective solution. We recognize the expense involved in litigation and seek favorable, out-of-court resolutions whenever possible.

Typical Engagements Include:

  • Shareholder disputes
  • Partnership disputes
  • Contract disputes
  • Employment disputes
  • Alter ego liability
  • Landlord/tenant litigation
  • Banking and financial transaction litigation
  • Debtor and creditor’s rights actions
  • Complex commercial disputes
  • Fiduciary duty claims
  • Fraud
  • Commercial collections

REAL ESTATE LITIGATION

Nichani Law Firm is a Silicon Valley Law Firm. The principal, Vinod Nichani represented buyers, sellers and investors in the purchase and sale of commercial real estate prior to practicing law. Nichani Law Firm is able to provide a practical approach to the law with an understanding of the real estate business. Our real estate practice area is dedicated to disputes involving commercial real estate.

Typical Engagements include:

  • Breach of contract
  • Commercial lease disputes
  • Fraud and negligent misrepresentation
  • Purchase and sale litigation
  • Breach of fiduciary duties involving real estate professionals

BUSINESS BANKRUPTCY AND RESTRUCTURING

We represent clients in all aspects of bankruptcy and insolvency law. Our clients include debtors and creditors, high-profile corporations, industry-specific businesses, and matters involving bankruptcy, insolvency, financial disputes, out-of-court workouts, restructuring, reorganization and liquidation.

Typical Engagements Include:

  • Chapter 11 Reorganization
  • Chapter 7 Liquidation
  • Chapter 12 Farmers
  • Out-of-court workouts and debt restructuring
  • Secured and unsecured creditor representation
  • Landlord representation
  • Relief From Stay motions
  • Debtor and creditor rights

BUSINESS BANKRUPTCY AND RESTRUCTURING

We represent clients in all aspects of bankruptcy and insolvency law. Our clients include debtors and creditors, high-profile corporations, industry-specific businesses, and matters involving bankruptcy, insolvency, financial disputes, out-of-court workouts, restructuring, reorganization and liquidation. We also provide representation in other non-bankruptcy options, including litigation and Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors (ABCs).

Typical Engagements Include:

  • Chapter 11 Reorganization
  • Chapter 7 Liquidation
  • Chapter 12 Farmers
  • Out-of-court workouts and debt restructuring
  • Secured and unsecured creditor representation
  • Landlord representation
  • Relief From Stay motions
  • Debtor and creditor rights

BANKRUPTCY LITIGATION

We are litigators with experience prosecuting and defending a wide array of claims that arise in the course of a case under the Bankruptcy Code. Our bankruptcy experience involves a variety of industries, such as real estate, industrial, manufacturing, retail and technology, among others.

Typical Engagements Include:

  • Confirmation of reorganization plans
  • Relief from the automatic stay
  • Fraudulent transfer actions
  • Bankruptcy fraud claims
  • Debtor examinations
  • Claims objections
  • Non-dischargeability and denial of discharge actions
  • Debtor and creditor rights
  • Successor liability

Nichani Law Firm practices in the Northern, Central and Eastern District of California. We have also appeared Pro Hac Vice on various bankruptcy matters throughout the nation. We represent debtors, creditors, and unsecured creditor committees in any type of adversary proceeding or litigation that arises in bankruptcy court.