In 2018, after a four day jury trial, Ed Maginnis and Shawn Howard won a unanimous jury verdict in federal court recovering $2,000,000.00 for a business client who lost much of the value of its company after fraudulent misrepresentations, misappropriation of trade secrets, tortious interference with prospective economic advantage and theft of computer data. The […]
In 2013-2014, Edward Maginnis represented a Raleigh couple who had been sued by a national bank for over $500,000.00. After engaging in significant discovery and obtaining discovery sanctions against the bank, the bank elected to dismiss the matter without compensation.
In 2012, Edward Maginnis represented a Raleigh plumbing contractor sued for $282,485.43 relating to unpaid materials purchased on a credit account. After Maginnis Law filed and litigated a Counterclaim alleging improper pricing methods by the suppler, the matter settled for a mutual dismissal.
In 2012, Edward Maginnis and Shawn Howard represented a Greenville man who had been wrongfully ousted from a small business he helped start. The matter was litigated in the North Carolina Business Court, and the settlement obtained after several of Defendants’ Motions to Dismiss were denied.
In 2013, Edward Maginnis obtained a verdict at trial for breach of non-compete contract, tortious interference, and unfair and deceptive trade practices for a Zebulon HVAC Company. The Court also awarded attorneys’ fees. The verdict was over 8 times higher than the best settlement offer made by Defendants.
In 2014, Edward Maginnis and Shawn Howard obtained on behalf of the Estate of deceased Raleigh man the payment of the full benefits owed under a Hospital Indemnity Benefits Policy. His family’s claim for payment of the benefits was initially denied, as the insurance company argued that he had been engaged in criminal activity at […]
In 2012, Edward Maginnis obtained a $96,961.37 judgment against a real estate developer for a Raleigh architect who was not paid for work on a residential complex.
In 2011, Edward Maginnis obtained a $70,000.00 settlement for a North Carolina businessman who had been misled regarding the assets and value of a store he purchased.
In 2010, Edward Maginnis represented a national media company sued by two ex-employees/owners in Guilford County for several claims, including wage and hour claims. Plaintiffs had asked for $75,000.00 at trial and their lowest settlement offer was $50,000.00. After a 3 day trial, the jury returned a verdict that found Plaintiffs were not entitled to any […]
In 2013, Edward Maginnis represented a Morrisville, North Carolina furniture company sued by a hotel franchisee in Indiana federal court on a breach of contract case for over $270,000.00. The week before trial, the case settled for a mere $15,000.00.