John M. Lundin
Although Mr. Lundin most often litigates in the in the Commercial Divisions of New York's state courts, he has represented clients in state and federal courts throughout the United States, as well as in AAA and FINRA arbitrations. Mr. Lundin serves on the Commercial Division Advisory Committee, which advises the justices of the Commercial Division of New York County Supreme Court. He also is a mediator for the Commercial Division's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program. Mr. Lundin blogs about recent developments in the Commercial Division at The Commercial Division Blog.
His representations have included:
- a US Internet portal operator in a contract dispute with a Canadian content provider;
- a Bermudian telecommunications satellite company defrauded by its US corporate cash manager;
- an Indian pharmaceutical company accused of stealing trade secrets from a US pharmaceutical company;
- a US technology licensing company in a patent licensing dispute with a British chemical company;
- Middle Eastern and European investors who were victimized by a global Ponzi scheme masquerading as a hedge fund;
- a European financial services company in a dispute regarding its purchase of a Mexican insurance company;
- a member of a US LLC controlled by a British investor suing over the control of more than $500 million in assets;
- foreign investors in a bankruptcy adversary proceeding against the owner of a hedge fund manager;
- a French telecommunications company in a patent licensing dispute with a US technology company;
- a computer diagnostic software seller in a class action lawsuit alleging fraudulent marketing of its software;
- a major US telecommunications company in contract and related disputes with various competitive local exchange carriers;
- institutional investors accused of antitrust violations in connection with tax lien auctions;
- a hedge fund bringing fraud and other claims against the founders of a financial services in which the hedge fund had invested;
- a law firm accused of improprieties in connection with consumer debt collections; and
- a major New York real estate developer in connection with a failed real estate deal.
Mr. Lundin is an active member of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, where he is a current member of the Committee on Alternative Dispute Resolution and a past member of the Committees on State Courts of Superior Jurisdiction and Military Affairs and Justice.
Mr. Lundin has been a panelist at CLE and professional development presentations sponsored by the City Bar and the Practicing Law Institute.
Mr. Lundin joined Schlam Stone & Dolan in July 2002 and became a partner in January 2006. He received his B.S. from Cameron University in 1984 (with highest honors), and his J.D. from Columbia University Law School in 1997, where he was a Kent Scholar, winner of the Thomas E. Dewey Prize for best written brief in the 1996 Harlan Fiske Stone Moot Court Competition, and Executive Editor of the Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems. From 1974 to 1994, Mr. Lundin served in the United States Army as an enlisted person, noncommissioned officer and commissioned officer, retiring with the rank of Major. From 1997 to 1998, Mr. Lundin clerked for the Honorable John T. Noonan, Jr., of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Before becoming associated with the Firm in July 2002, Mr. Lundin was associated with Cravath, Swaine & Moore.
Mr. Lundin is a member of the New York Bar, as well as the Bars of the United States Courts of Appeal for the Second and Federal Circuits and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.