Day Carter & Murphy LLP’s experienced litigators protect clients’ rights in state, federal, and administrative courts throughout California. Collectively, DCM’s attorneys offer sixty years of experience litigating disputes particular to the oil, gas, mining, energy, wind, solar, and natural resources fields. This industry-specific expertise enables DCM’s litigators to more effectively advocate for clients. DCM’s attorneys have a heightened ability to explain and describe complex industry issues and subjects to judges, arbitrators, mediators, and opposing parties in a clear and persuasive manner.
While DCM’s litigators are frequently successful in resolving disputes short of trial, they are also very familiar with the courtroom. DCM’s attorneys litigate temporary restraining orders, preliminary injunctions and dispositive motions, and try cases in the courtroom before judges and juries. DCM’s litigators handle appeals after trial and have successfully argued before numerous appellate courts throughout the state, leading to some of the more recent published oil and gas appellate decisions in California.
The following is a representative list of subject areas where the Firm has successfully handled litigation: