Kaiser, LeGrand & Dillon is a team of attorneys who practice law for the right reason - to help people and to give them the champion that they deserve.
Our clients are either individuals or small companies. Every one of our cases has a person at the heart of it who we need to protect, advise, and fight for.
We take seriously being our client's voice. And we can be the voice of our clients only if we understand how our clients' legal situation affects them, their families, and their futures.
We're here for our clients, when their futures are on the line.
An executive at a government contractor was approached by the FBI and other law enforcement about problems with his company. The government subpoenaed documents. They told him they wanted to talk to him about what his company had been doing.
The executive had his freedom on the line. Had he been prosecuted, the government also could have tried to take the millions of dollars his company made during the time he worked there...Read More
A former business partner of a client filed an arbitration claim against a real estate developer. She hired Kaiser, LeGrand & Dillon PLLC to represent her with the claim.
The firm investigated and found that the signatures on a document that was the basis for the claim didn't match our clients. We hired a handwriting expert to examine them. Sure enough, the expert concluded that they were forged...Read More
A small business startup was sued in federal court by a larger and more well-established competitor. The competitor sought a preliminary injunction to try to shut the small business down.
The small business first hired an AmLaw 100 law firm to represent them. They quickly burned through more than a hundred thousand...Read More
man in retirement invested his money with a stockbroker. Because the man was retired, he spent a lot of time traveling. He didn't read the statements from his broker when they were mailed to him. He trusted that his stockbroker was only making the stock trades that he wanted to have made.
But the stockbroker wasn't doing what the man wanted. The stockbroker, instead, was making speculative day trades in the man's account...Read More
A former federal employee was accused of defrauding the United States. He had submitted a form requesting payment which had a false statement on it. The form was complicated. If he knew the statement was false, he was guilty of fraud. If he was simply confused by the form, he wasn’t...Read More
A federal employee was pulled into an Inspector General’s Office and told she was under investigation for a crime. Years of federal service were under her belt. Yet the OIG was focusing on one small part of her work for a few months in her career.
She hired Kaiser, LeGrand & Dillon PLLC. We quickly learned that the situation was serious. A federal prosecutor was already monitoring the investigation. It looked like the OIG was intent on making a case...Read More
A college student was found to have violated his school’s disciplinary code – by sexually assaulting another student. The school decided to suspend him – even though it hadn’t followed its own rules when it disciplined him. Even worse, the school was going to put a mark on his transcript, keeping him from applying to any other school...Read More
A single mother was accused of a very serious crime in federal court. The evidence was overwhelming. The sentencing guidelines that applied to her case called for her to spend almost ten years in a federal prison...Read More
Driving down the Baltimore Washington Parkway, a man realized he was going the wrong way and needed to turn around. He took the next exit.
Unwittingly, he found himself on the access road that leads to a checkpoint at the entrance to the NSA.
Unfortunately, he had contraband in the trunk of his car...Read More
A small business had a contract. The company was going to expand, and to do it they needed help. Unfortunately, they hired the wrong person to help. Things didn’t work well. Then they took a turn for the worse.
The person the small company hired sued them, making all manner of allegations...Read More
Law enforcement arrested a client of Kaiser, LeGrand & Dillon PLLC on serious felony charges.
Attorneys at the firm investigated the charges. Our attorneys, along with an investigator and talked to people who saw what happened...Read More
A small business owner received a curious letter from a local court. It said that he was subject to a default judgment in a lawsuit and that the court would soon decide how much to award to the person who was suing him.
Months earlier, his wife had been given a summons and a complaint at their home. His business partner told him not to worry about it – that he would “take care of it.”
The partner didn’t take care of it...Read More
Minutes after finding his girlfriend with another man, a heartbroken graduate student left her angry voicemail messages and sent her several angry text messages.
The girlfriend then, tragically, attempted suicide.
When she recovered, she blamed the graduate student for what happened and filed a sexual misconduct charge against him - simply for sending her those angry messages, none of which had anything to do with sex...Read More
An undergraduate at a prestigious university was charged with sexual misconduct nine months after the alleged incident had occurred. He hired a local criminal lawyer, with no experience in campus misconduct cases, to represent him in the hearing.
Two days before the hearing, he brought Kaiser, LeGrand & Dillon in to consult with him about what he should argue...Read More
- Matt Kaiser and Justin Dillon Publish an Editorial in the Los Angeles Times Examining Punishment of Sexual Assault on College Campuses Partners Justin Dillon and Matt Kaiser have published an editorial in the Los Angeles Time describing the unfair one-size-fits-all punishments handed to students accused and found responsible of sexual assault in university disciplina...
- Matt Kaiser Guest Blogs on the Washington Legal Foundation on Over-Criminalization Partner Matt Kaiser was a guest writer on the Washington Legal Foundation's blog The Legal Pulse. His article, WLF Overcriminalization Timeline: Mens Rea, Public Welfare Offenses, and Responsible Corporate Officer Doctrine, discusses the ...
- Matt Kaiser Published an Editorial on Over-Criminalization in The Washington Times Partner Matt Kaiser wrote a piece for The Washington Times that discussing the increasing criminalization of business activity. Drawing on his experience in two cases currently in federal courts of appeal, United States v. Clay and ...