At Verus, Mr. Hartley has served as the lead negotiator in over forty comprehensive agreements with some of the largest corporations in the United States. These agreements have resulted in the return of over twelve billion dollars to both consumers and Verus’ state clients.
As a litigator, Mr. Hartley was lead counsel in the seminal Uniform Securities Act case of Connecticut National Bank v. Giacomi, as well as lead counsel in the matter of In re Colonial Realty Litigation Securities Fraud ($120 million recovery). He was also co-lead counsel in In re U.S. Foodservice Pricing Litigation 06-CV-1657 ($297 million recovery).
Mr. Hartley holds a Bachelor of Arts from Boston College and a Juris Doctorate from Columbia University.