Nancy Nguyen Sims, Of Counsel
DLA Piper LLP
Nancy Sims is a commercial litigator focusing on complex business disputes and investigations.
Nancy has successfully represented clients in commercial matters based on as contract claims, unfair competition, false advertising, fraud and related business torts. In particular, Nancy’s litigation practice involves defending class actions in the consumer, franchise, insurance, and labor and employment spaces. Nancy also has extensive experience conducting corporate internal investigations and government investigations, including those implicating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, UK Bribery Act and False Claims Act, as well as handling white collar matters.
Nancy Sims serves as the Chair of the Diversity and Inclusion Committee of DLA Piper’s Los Angeles Offices and is a member of DLA Piper’s North American Pro Bono Committee.
Chadwick A. McTighe, Member
Stites & Harbison, PLLC
Chad McTighe is the Louisville Office Leader of the Business Litigation Service Group. As an attorney in the Business Litigation service group, he regularly advises and represents clients in a wide range of business and commercial litigation matters, including extensive practice in class action litigation, shareholder and membership disputes, real estate litigation, data breaches, and fiduciary duty litigation. He represents clients in various industries, including oil and gas, tax liens, insurance, financial institutions, health care, and many others. He has practiced in a number of state and federal courts and has successfully argued multiple issues of first impression resulting in published appellate decisions. His accolades include: Martindale-Hubbell® (AV-Preeminent® rating), Super Lawyers, Benchmark Litigation’s Under 40 Hot List 2016, and Global Award as Class Action Adviser of the Year – USA in 2014.
Minh P. Doan, Vice President
Analysis Group, Inc.
Ms. Doan specializes in the evaluation of economic damages in complex commercial disputes, including intellectual property (IP), class certification, false advertising, antitrust, and breach of contract matters. She has extensive experience developing damages models and determining claimed lost profits and reasonable royalties in IP matters. Ms. Doan has assessed claims of class-wide economic injury and damages in numerous consumer class action matters involving beverages, hand soaps, cooking sprays, cereals, probiotics, and sunscreens, among other products. She has also led teams that evaluated plaintiffs’ use of conjoint analysis, hedonic regression, and other methodologies of calculating class-wide damages in a broad range of cases, including Toby Schechner, et al. v. Whirlpool Corporation, In re: 5-Hour Energy Marketing and Sales Practices Litigation, and Levi Jones, et al. v. ConAgra Foods, Inc.