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  • PRACTICE FOCUS
  • EDUCATION+
    • Tulane University Law School
      J.D., magna cum laude, 2013
    • Rhodes College
      B.A. English Literature, 2006
  • ADMISSIONS+
    • Louisiana
    • New York
    • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
    • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
    • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • CLERKSHIP+

Harrison Golden focuses his litigation practice on representing clients in complex commercial disputes and regulatory matters. He regularly serves clients in the financial, consumer products, energy, and service industries on matters involving billions of dollars in liability. Harrison has litigated significant matters in the areas of antitrust, financial derivatives, trade secrets, conversion, and regulatory compliance.

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Harrison Golden focuses his litigation practice on representing clients in complex commercial disputes and regulatory matters. He regularly serves clients in the financial, consumer products, energy, and service industries on matters involving billions of dollars in liability. Harrison has litigated significant matters in the areas of antitrust, financial derivatives, trade secrets, conversion, and regulatory compliance.

He has also represented municipalities and financial institutions in some of the most prominent bankruptcies of the last two decades. In that role, he has been called upon to value contracts held by the debtor and to resolve creditor claims through arbitration and trial.

Outside the courtroom, Harrison provides counseling to clients on the application of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the interpretation of structured finance agreements, and compliance with federal securities laws. He also maintains a robust pro-bono practice that includes the representation of Central American asylum seekers and victims of domestic abuse.

Experience

  • Secured complete dismissal of residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) lawsuit brought by domestic investment funds against Deutsche Bank subsidiaries.
  • Represented Lehman Brothers in bankruptcy disputes over the valuation of swap contracts with state agencies.
  • Represented the City of Detroit in general restructuring matters.
  • Advised domestic paint manufacturer on cross-border antitrust matters related to expansion in Latin America.
  • Assisted Wells Fargo in resolving three putative class actions filed by institutional investors of 272 RMBS trusts alleging violation of the Trust Indenture Act, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duties, and negligence.
  • Led defense of Experian Information Solutions, Inc. in dozens of matters, including putative class actions, brought under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Recognition

  • Commercial Litigation, The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch (2021)

Education

  • Tulane University Law School
    J.D., magna cum laude, 2013
  • Rhodes College
    B.A. English Literature, 2006

Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • Secured complete dismissal of residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) lawsuit brought by domestic investment funds against Deutsche Bank subsidiaries.
  • Represented Lehman Brothers in bankruptcy disputes over the valuation of swap contracts with state agencies.
  • Represented the City of Detroit in general restructuring matters.
  • Advised domestic paint manufacturer on cross-border antitrust matters related to expansion in Latin America.
  • Assisted Wells Fargo in resolving three putative class actions filed by institutional investors of 272 RMBS trusts alleging violation of the Trust Indenture Act, breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duties, and negligence.
  • Led defense of Experian Information Solutions, Inc. in dozens of matters, including putative class actions, brought under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
  • Commercial Litigation, The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch (2021)