Cheryl A. Feeley

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Cheryl A. Feeley is a Washington, D.C., litigation attorney and a member of the firm's Litigation and Dispute Resolution practice. Ms. Feeley has extensive federal and state litigation experience and has represented clients in a wide array of commercial matters, including breach of contract claims, shareholder disputes, business fraud and federal statutory litigation.

Ms. Feeley was selected as a 2015 Holland & Knight Rising Star, an intensive program of leadership, management and professional skills development for female attorneys.

Ms. Feeley's recent representative engagements include:

  • defending a corporation and its board of directors in shareholders' litigation involving claims for breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duties, fraud and tortious interference with contract; prevailed on summary judgment and secured $2 million attorneys' fees award for client
  • representing an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor in a breach of contract dispute with owner arising out of construction of a multi-billion-dollar oil and gas megaproject
  • representing a television distributor in breach of contract litigation with a major programming content provider
  • defending an international medical device company in False Claims Act litigation
  • defending a national bank and subsidiary mortgage corporation against tort claims and a Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) claim

Ms. Feeley also has experience:

  • defending large commercial property owners and public corporations against Fair Housing Act claims and Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) claims
  • defending manufacturers against product liability claims, including providing advice regarding risk mitigation
  • defending media clients in defamation actions and protecting their rights associated with newsgathering

Honors & Awards

  • Rising Star, Washington D.C. Super Lawyers magazine, 2013-2015


  • American Bar Association