Caroline McIntyre

Caroline McIntyre: Attorney with Bergeson LLP
  • Managing Partner at Bergeson LLP (3 Attorneys)
  • 111 N. Market St., Suite 600, San Jose, CA 95113
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Biography

Ms. McIntyre's area of practice is business litigation, with an emphasis in securities litigation. She has litigated various types of securities cases filed in state and federal courts, including defense of directors, officers, and companies in derivative, individual, and class actions. In addition, she has conducted internal investigations on behalf of audit committees and special litigation committees for public and privately held companies. Ms. McIntyre has handled a variety of business litigation matters in state and federal courts including cases involving business torts, contracts, misappropriation of trade secrets, fraud, unfair business practices, intellectual property, wrongful termination and employment discrimination, insurance coverage, and other complex litigation. Ms. McIntyre also has appellate experience and civil trial and arbitration experience.

Ms. McIntyre's representative investigation experience includes:

· Represented seven current and former employees of a publicly-traded company in an SEC investigation of earnings management at the company.

· Audit Committee investigation for publicly traded company regarding stock option granting practices.

· Audit Committee investigation regarding revenue recognition/government contract billing practices.

· Special Litigation Committee investigation regarding stockholder derivative claims regarding venture financing.

· Audit Committee investigation for publicly traded company regarding revenue recognition and stock option granting practices.

· Audit Committee investigation for publicly traded company regarding allegations by founder/director regarding management.

· Audit Committee investigation regarding allegations by an employee regarding attempts by certain members of senior management to manage financial results.

Ms. McIntyre is a recipient of the prestigious 2006 Burton Awards for Legal Achievement. She was recognized for her article, "Motions to Stay: Fifth Amendment Rights v. Civil Discovery." The awards honor 30 of the nation's best legal writers who use plain, clear, and concise language.

Ms. McIntyre has been named to the 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012 "Northern California Super Lawyers" list compiled by Law & Politics, which consists of the top five percent of attorneys in Northern California based on peer nomination and research. She also has been nominated for inclusion in the 10th Anniversary Edition of the International Who's Who of Professional & Business Women.

Ms. McIntyre has been named a Fellow in the Litigation Counsel of America Trial Lawyer Honor Society. Fellows are selected based upon effectiveness and accomplishment in litigation, both at the trial and appellate levels, and superior ethical reputation.

Ms. McIntyre has been named a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. Membership in the Fellows is an honor limited to one third of one percent of the lawyers in America. Selection as a Fellow is recognition of a lawyer as one whose professional, public and private career has demonstrated outstanding dedication to the welfare of the community, the traditions of the profession and the maintenance of the objectives of the American Bar Association.

Ms. McIntyre's memberships include: State Bar of California, Santa Clara County Bar Association, Association of Business Trial Lawyers, William A. Ingram Inn of Court (current President-Elect; past Pupillage Group Leader, Programming Chair, and Treasurer), and the American Bar Association.

in the Litigation Counsel of America Trial Lawyer Honor Society. Fellows are selected based upon effectiveness and accomplishment in litigation, both at the trial and appellate levels, and superior ethical reputation.

Ms. McIntyre has been named a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation. Membership in the Fellows is an honor limited to one third of one percent of the lawyers in America. Selection as a Fellow is recognition of a lawyer as one whose professional, public and private career has demonstrated outstanding dedication to the welfare of the community, the traditions of the profession and the maintenance of the objectives of the American Bar Association.

Ms. McIntyre's memberships include: State Bar of California, Santa Clara County Bar Association, Association of Business Trial Lawyers, William A. Ingram Inn of Court (current President-Elect; past Pupillage Group Leader, Programming Chair, and Treasurer), and the American Bar Association.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Business Litigation
  • Securities Litigation
  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Employment Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
888-627-7930  Phone
408-291-6200  Phone
408-297-6000  Fax
www.be-law.com
University Attended:
Vassar College, B.A., cum laude, 1988; Wellesley College, select exchange student, 1986-1987
Law School Attended:
University of Notre Dame, J.D., Staff Member, 1989-1990; University Law, 1991
Year of First Admission:
1992
Admission:
U.S. District Court, Northern, Central, Eastern, and Southern Districts of California; 1992, California; U.S. Supreme Court; U.S. Court of Appeal, Ninth Circuit
Memberships:
Santa Clara County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of California; Association of Business Trial Lawyers; William A. Ingram Inn of Court (Current President-Elect; Past Pupillage Group Leader Programming Chair, and Treasurer).
Languages:
Spanish
ISLN:
900856516
Hobbies & interests:
Ms. McIntyre is President of the Board of Directors of the San Jose Wind Symphony where she plays the French horn.

Peer Reviews

3.9/5.0 (2 reviews)
Peer Reviewed
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.0/5.0
  • Communication

    3.5/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.0/5.0

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