Hunter Mims represents plaintiffs and defendants in connection with breach of contract, fiduciary duty issues, and other complex commercial disputes in federal and state courts and in arbitrations. He also defends clients against legal malpractice and other tort claims as well as in white collar and investigations matters.
- Representation of a co-owner and co-managing member of a real estate management company, which oversees a portfolio of affiliated properties in the New York metropolitan area, in various matters, including an AAA arbitration arising out of a “business divorce” between he and his partner and various other discovery disputes.
- Representation of an individual in the insurance industry on an appeal regarding claims for breach of fiduciary duty .
- Representation of an individual on an appeal regarding claims for breach of contract from a partnership dispute.
Prior to joining Friedman Kaplan, Mr. Mims was an associate at Davis Polk LLP, where he represented clients in complex commercial litigation, securities litigation, and in regulatory enforcement proceedings and government investigations. Prior to his time at Davis Polk, Mr. Mims served as a legal intern to the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on the Judiciary.
Harvard Law School, J.D. (2016)
Amherst College, B.A. (2010)
State of New York
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York
Honors and Awards
New York Rising Stars List, 2021
Law Review and Publications
Deputy Managing Editor, Harvard International Law Journal