As a business trial lawyer representing private company owners and investors in business divorce disputes and civil litigation for many years, my experience teaches that business partners should approach litigation with caution. Specifically, and for the reasons discussed in this post, I would advise business partners to sue their business partners only when it is

“If you don’t know where you’re going, any road will take you there.”

From Alice’s conversation with Cheshire Cat from Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland

For business owners intently focused on growing their private companies, it may seem like a waste of time for them to answer how they define success. They may even view

Successful private company owners often share the traits of having vision, passion and a strong sense of purpose. That does not mean that they govern their companies without having any disagreements with their minority partners. In fact, it is common for business partners to have divergent views about the company and its growth plans, because