JoAnna Doherty is a senior counsel in the Commercial Litigation, Franchise Law, Tort & Product Liability, Class Action, and Construction practice groups of Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani. Ms. Doherty is experienced in handling all stages of litigation involving contract disputes, franchise and manufacturer/dealer disputes, restrictive covenants, trademark claims, shareholder disputes, financial institution liability, product liability claims, false advertising and consumer fraud claims, breach of warranty claims, and construction defects. Ms. Doherty also routinely defends and has prosecuted class action litigations, including nationwide and state class claims arising under consumer protection statutes and false advertising or unfair competition statutes.
Ms. Doherty has comprehensive experience in handling all stages of litigation, having drafted pleadings, discovery documents, and all manner of motions; conducted and defended depositions; argued motions; participated in mediations and settlement negotiations/conferences in a wide range of disputes before federal and state trial courts; and served in a support role in two trials.
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
New Jersey State Bar Association
New York State Bar Association
American Bar Association