When Douglas & Boykin, PLLC, a minority-owned firm, formed in 2003, it solidified the partnership that evolved 10 years earlier when Frederick Douglas mentored Curtis Boykin at another firm.
The partners' philosophies and abilities complement one another. Combining Mr. Douglas' acclaimed litigation and government regulation skills with Mr. Boykin's commercial litigation and government relations experience permits the firm to provide a broad array of services to meet clients' varied concerns.
Today, the minority-owned firm has grown to five attorneys.
Douglas & Boykin attorneys apply creative, effective strategies to help clients avoid crises, create strategic plans, and navigate through legal and governmental issues that impact their lives, their businesses, and their bottom lines.
The firm's practice emphasizes complex trial and appellate litigation, including:
-Government litigation - Outside litigation counsel, special counsel for investigations
-Government contracts - Bid protests, procurement issues, terminations
-Complex commercial litigation - Contracts, real estate, securities, fraud
-Employment law - Discrimination defense, statutory interpretation
-Domestic relations - Divorce, custody disputes, asset distribution
-Professional malpractice - Representation for lawyers, doctors, pharmacists, and architects
-Government relations - Audits, hearings, applications, certifications
-Complex criminal matters - Mail, wire, tax, bank and securities fraud