Representative Matters

Construction Defect

CONSTRUCTION DEFECT

Terminal Freezers v. HMH Construction, et al.
Ventura County Superior Court, Case No.: CIV 240381

Extricated general contractor from construction defect action for the allegedly negligent construction of a large scale refrigerated warehouse. Summary judgment granted challenging causation.

Gosalvez, et. al., v. Chartwell Communities, et al.
Santa Barbara Superior Court, Case No.: 1088995

Defended window manufacturer against plaintiff homeowners in Santa Maria, California.
Settled on eve of trial as client was prepared to try each separate case on causation.

Citation Insurance Company v. St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance
Los Angeles Superior Court, Case No.: BC348219

Obtained defense verdict on behalf of insurer of general contractor against claims brought by insurer of subcontractor for contribution to defense and indemnity payments made in a construction defect case.

Insurance Co. of the State of Pennsylvania, et al., v. St. Paul Surplus Lines Ins. Co.

Represented insurer in multi-million dollar allocation action for CD claims brought in several actions against general contractor, Baldwin Company.