Our clients regard Novack and Macey LLP as their “go to” firm for solving litigation problems of close corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies (“LLCs”).

We have deep litigation experience in this area, and have been trusted by some of the country’s most notable hedge funds, investment ventures, family businesses, single purpose subsidiaries, trading desks and family offices, as well as their individual constituents, to handle disputes that often threaten entities' continued existence.  In addition to our nationally recognized reputation as litigation attorneys, our clients engage us because they value the personal attention we provide and our concentration on their business needs.

We have litigated closely held disputes ranging from hundreds of thousands of dollars to hundreds of millions. Our efficient staffing ensures our clients that we deliver value. Our approach to solving litigation problems is designed specifically to handle the sophisticated commercial litigation needs of close corporations, partnerships and LLCs. 

The firm’s closely held practice is broad and includes disputes concerning:

  • Breaches of fiduciary duty among shareholders, partners and LLC members
  • Personal liability of shareholders, partners and LLC members to creditors and other third parties
  • Valuation of stock, partnership equity and LLC interests
  • Governance issues
  • Conflicts of interest
  • Indemnification of officers, directors, partners, members
  • Partition, dissolution and winding up
  • Key provisions in shareholder, partnership and LLC operating agreements

Equally broad are the industries represented by the close corporations, partnerships and LLCs that have trusted us to resolve their disputes, including:

Real Estate

Entities engaged in all aspects of the real estate business, including development, management and construction.


Energy companies, including companies engaged in generation, transmission, distribution and trading of energy and energy products.


Law firms as well as accountants, architects and engineers.

Retail Businesses

Retail store chains, automotive and power equipment retailers and business electronics retailers.

Technology Businesses

Internet based businesses, defense and aerospace companies, the consumer product technology industry and information technology businesses.

Hospitality Industry

International, national, regional and local hotel and restaurant chains and partnership ventures.

Health Care and Pharmaceuticals Industries

Hospitals and health care providers, pharmaceutical companies, home health services, medical device and supply manufacturers and distributors and medical industry service providers.


Food producers, engine manufacturers and component parts makers.