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CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: Factory Five Racing

Factory Five Racing was founded in 1995. Over the years they have grown from a start-up business in a small garage to become the world's largest manufacturer of "build-it-yourself" component car kits. They employ a full-time crew of about 40 people, and are located in Wareham, Massachusetts (about an hour south of Boston). They make their products right here in the USA, in the heart of New England where American manufacturing was born.
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        Christian R. Jenner
        Christian provides business-minded advice on high-stakes disputes, including the prosecution and defense of cases in state and federal courts, arbitration, and mediation. Christian represents clients in tribunals across the nation and, most frequently, appears before the U.S. District Court for the District of Rhode Island and the Rhode Island Superior Court. These disputes involve millions of dollars and complex legal issues.

        Christian’s clients do business in a broad range of industries. He effectively counsels both consultants and customers in technology law matters, including prosecuting and defending claims arising out of failed software implementation projects. In the health care industry, he represents providers, insurers, pharmaceutical companies, and biotechnology companies. He also represents financial institutions, retailers, distributors, and suppliers.

        Christian’s corporate governance litigation experience includes shareholder derivative actions, class actions, and direct actions. He frequently handles minority shareholder claims, claims of breach of fiduciary duty, and litigation arising out of mergers, acquisitions, and other change-of-control transactions. Christian has also represented clients for alleged violation of federal and state securities laws.

        Christian has litigated complex contract disputes, unfair trade practice and consumer protection cases, and insurance coverage disputes. He has advised clients in responding to government investigations and threatened litigation, and represented victims of financial crimes, and obtained restitution on behalf of those victims.

        Before joining PS&H, Christian worked as legal counsel for the State of Rhode Island in the Office of the Governor and for the litigation department of a large multinational law firm.


        Education

        • Harvard Law School, J.D., cum laude
        • Georgetown University, B.S., Mathematics & Philosophy, summa cum laude

        Bar Memberships & Admissions

        • Rhode Island
        • Massachusetts
        • US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
        • US District Court, Massachusetts
        • US District Court, Rhode Island

        Practice Areas

        Honors

        • Fellow of the Rhode Island Bar Foundation, June 23, 2022
        • Selected for 40 & Under Hot List 2021 by Benchmark Litigation
        • Chambers USA - Ranked as leading attorney for Commercial Litigation 2021
        • 40 Under Forty Award Recipient, Providence Business News, 2018
        • Rising Star, Litigation and e-Discovery, Super Lawyers 

        Boards

        • Narragansett Council, Boy Scouts of America
          • Board Member
          • Council Activities Chairperson

        Representative Cases

        • Represented clients in connection with claims arising out of failed software implementation projects, both prosecuting claims and defending against them.
        • Obtained civil judgments against two perpetrators of a fraudulent scheme that used falsely reported receivables to obtain a business loan from a local financial institution. Christian then led the investigation to locate concealed and fraudulently transferred assets, and ultimately recovered over $1,000,000.
        • Successfully defending a shipyard in a two-week arbitration in which the award denied the buyer's claims that the shipyard defrauded it and knowingly installed substandard material, along with myriad alleged defects in workmanship.