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Hunter Brooks Mims

Associate
New York
7 Times Square
New York, NY 10036-6516
Tel: 212.833.1199
Fax: 212.373.7999

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.

Representative 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.

Fast Facts

Education

Harvard Law School, J.D. (2016)

Amherst College, B.A. (2010)

Bar Admissions

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