Trevor L. Bradley

Associate

  • Overview

    Biography

    Trevor Bradley is a commercial litigator who focuses his practice on resolving a wide-range of complex business disputes for his clients. Trevor has significant experience litigating cases in the state and federal courts throughout the United States. His clients range from Fortune 500 companies to small, family-owned businesses in a broad variety of industrial and commercial sectors. Trevor is a member of the firm’s Business Litigation, the Intellecutal Property + Technology, and the Manufacturing Industry Groups.

    Commercial Litigation

    Trevor handles all aspects of high stakes business litigation and dispute resolution. Trevor’s cases often involve breach of contract, fraud, misrepresentation, and tortious interference. Trevor has extensive experience litigating a variety of competition claims, including non-compete, non-solicitation, false advertising, trade libel, antitrust, and unfair and deceptive trade practices. 

    Among his recent successes, Trevor recently assisted a client, a global technology provider, with obtaining a $50 million judgment and successfully foreclosing on the security interests.

    Intellectual Property Litigation

    Trevor litigates patent and trademark infringement lawsuits, trade secret misappropriation claims, and copyright violations in federal courts across the country. He has obtained positive results for clients in intellectual property cases involving a wide array of products and technology, including recently assisting a client, a luxury cosmetic and skincare brand, obtain a favorable settlement in a trademark infringement and counterfeiting case.

    Product Liability Litigation

    Trevor regularly handles product liability cases, including toxic tort and mass tort claims, for a variety of clients facing significant exposure. He assists with claims in which products are alleged to have led to property damage and personal injury. Trevor also advises clients on liability exposure, risk management, and risk avoidance. Trevor’s clients have included manufacturers and distributors of products and equipment in a diverse range of industries.

    Trevor recently assisted a client, a global manufacturer of specialty chemicals, obtain a finding of no liability after two separate liability phases involving six weeks of trial in a case involving an explosion on a container ship.

  • Experience
    • Experience

      Experience

        Commercial Litigation

      • Represented a global provider of integrated financial information and analytics in lawsuit brought by an outsourcing company alleging breaches of contract, breaches of fiduciary duty, and fraud. Obtained favorable settlement for our client after winning partial summary judgment.

      • Obtained a $50 million judgment and successfully foreclosed on the security interests for a global technology provider in a lawsuit brought against a number of its competitors to recover on a note our client had purchased from a third party.

      • Represented a cybersecurity and data backup company in lawsuit brought against former executive for breach of employment and stock option agreements. Obtained summary judgment for our client enforcing a forfeiture for competition provision and dismissing the defendant’s counterclaims.

      • Represents one of the largest cable operators in the United States in putative class actions accusing it of unfair trade practices and consumer protection violations. 

      • Represents premium all-natural pet product company in breach of contract, fraud, and unfair trade practices lawsuit.

      • Represents cloud computing company in lawsuit accusing a competitor of trade libel and defamation.

      • Represents clients in personal and real property tax appeals for commercial taxpayers against Connecticut municipalities. Obtained favorable resolutions for clients involving valuation disputes.

      • Intellectual Property Litigation

      • Represented a luxury cosmetic and skin care brand in lawsuit seeking relief for trademark infringement and counterfeiting. Obtained a favorable settlement on behalf of our client.

      • Represented a global provider of cloud computing and software as a service products in lawsuit accusing a competitor of false advertising. Obtained favorable settlement for client.

      • Represent manufacturer and seller of septic systems accused of infringing patents for a wastewater treatment system.

      • Product Liability Litigation

      • Represented a global manufacturer of specialty chemicals that shipped cargo on the MSC Flaminia, which experienced a major casualty in transit to Europe in 2012 resulting in crew member casualties, lost cargo, and extensive vessel damage. After two separate liability phases involving six weeks of trial, the district court entered a finding of no liability for our client.

      • Represented a global manufacturer of household appliances in defense of product liability and property damage claim. Obtained a favorable settlement on behalf of our client.

      • Represented a leading manufacturer of infant formula in defense of novel product liability claim. Obtained dismissal for client.

      • Represented a manufacturer of aftermarket–products for the automotive industry in lawsuit alleging personal injury as a result of alleged benzene exposure. Obtained favorable settlement for client.*

      • Represented a publicly traded manufacturer of personal care electrical products in lawsuit alleging extensive property damage as a result of a fire. Obtained favorable settlement for client.*

      • Represented manufacturers and distributors of products and equipment in a variety of industries, including the automotive, aviation and aerospace, and construction industries, as national and local counsel in multi-jurisdiction asbestos litigation.*

      • *Attorney Bradley was counsel in these representative transactions prior to joining Robinson+Cole.

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    • Professional Associations

      Professional Associations

      Massachusetts Bar Association

      Connecticut Bar Association

      New York State Bar Association

      American Bar Association
      Young Lawyers Division Litigation Committee Vice Chair (2021 - 2022)
    • Community Involvement

      Community Involvement

      Junior Achievement of Greater Fairfield County
      Stamford Community Board (2021 - present)

      New Canaan Community Foundation
      Appeal Committee

      McGivney Community Center
      Board of Directors (2022 - present)
  • NEWS + PRESS
    • Publications

      Publications

      "Litigation & Enforcement Fallout of the SPAC Boom," co-authored with Benjamin M. Daniels, Arila Zhou and Jenna M. Scoville, published in Bloomberg Law (August 2022)
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      "5th Circ. Ruling Signals Judicial Shift On SEC Admin Process," co-authored with Benjamin M. Daniels, published in Law360 Expert Analysis (6/27/2022)
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      "Mailer’s Remorse: Notice Letters and Personal Jurisdiction for Declaratory Judgment Lawsuits," co-authored with John L. Cordani, published in IPWatchdog (5/12/2022)
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    • News

      R+C in the News

      • September 2, 2022

        Benjamin Daniels, Arila Zhou, Trevor Bradley and Jenna Scoville Author SPAC Litigation Article for Bloomberg Law

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      • June 29, 2022

        Ben Daniels and Trevor Bradley Author Law360 Expert Analysis Article on Judicial Shift on SEC Admin Process

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      • May 13, 2022

        John Cordani and Trevor Bradley Co-Author IPWatchdog Article on Notice Letters and Personal Jurisdiction

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      • March 9, 2022

        Trevor Bradley Elected to McGivney Community Center Board of Directors

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    • Legal Updates/Newsletters

      Legal Updates/Newsletters

      "Fifth Circuit Decision Threatens to Upend SEC’s Use of Administrative Proceedings" co-authored with Benjamin M. Daniels (6/7/2022)

      "Limiting Antitrust Exposure in the Employment Setting" (6/1/2022)

      "IP+T Intelligence Newsletter" co-authored with Jenna M. Scoville, Benjamin M. Daniels and John L. Cordani (Q2 2022)