Headquartered in San Francisco, Alto Litigation represents technology companies, entrepreneurs, officers, directors, employees and shareholders in high-stakes litigation in Silicon Valley and beyond.
The firm’s areas of focus include securities litigation, complex commercial litigation, pre-litigation counseling, and SEC and internal investigations. Alto Litigation represents clients from a broad array of industries.
Diamond McCarthy LLP is a national litigation boutique practicing in complex and high-stakes business cases. From “bet the company” commercial disputes to business dissolutions to class actions, we are known as creative, sophisticated, thorough and tenacious litigators on both sides of the docket. We frequently are asked to tackle issues of first impression in the courts and regularly argue such issues in the trial and appellate courts. Across the country and around the world, in courts, arbitration forums, and in alternative dispute resolutions, we provide premier representation for our clients. In international litigation, Diamond McCarthy partners with outstanding lawyers in foreign forums to provide the best possible counsel to meet each client’s particular needs.
Bahram Seyedin-Noor is the founding partner of Alto Litigation in San Francisco and a graduate of Harvard Law School. He successfully represents clients in complex business and securities disputes in federal and state courts and before arbitration panels. Recently, Bahram obtained a complete dismissal in a securities class action on behalf of the former CFO of a publicly traded company, and a full defense verdict in arbitration for a software company and its CEO.
Chris has successfully represented a wide variety of clients in major litigation, including both plaintiffs in business litigation and large corporate defendants. He has represented bankruptcy estates and unsecured creditors’ committees, major corporations (American Honda, American Express, and Southland, the 7-11 franchisor), real estate developers, a financial institution, and a famous underwater photographer. Chris represents individuals and smaller businesses against large corporations.
Chris is also active in local politics to the Marin County Board of Supervisors and is a member of the Bicycle Pedestrian Advisory Group.