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Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Construction

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What the team is known for

Able to advise on all aspects of major local, national and international projects. Assists clients from the start of a project to completion on everything from contract negotiations to high-stakes litigation. Acts for clients from across the construction space, including developers, design professionals and lenders. Displays notable expertise in renewable energy matters.

Work highlights

Represented Charities Housing, a mission-driven affordable housing developer, in pre-litigation claims against the contractors and design professionals who designed and constructed the parking garage at The Met property in San Jose, California.

Notable practitioners

Cochair of the construction group, Erinn Contreras is a key contact.

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Overview

Sheppard Mullin represents owners, developers, contractors, subcontractors, design professionals, governmental agencies, REITs, lenders and sureties in a broad range of domestic and international construction law matters relating to public and private projects. We offer a one-stop shop, advising clients from project inception to conclusion. We are proud to have assisted our clients with projects that range from the first major investment of a growing business to some of the largest and most sophisticated projects in the world.

Our construction lawyers draft and negotiate construction contracts, design services contracts and other construction-related contracts of every sort; advice regarding issues arising during the course of project execution; and litigate and arbitrate high-stakes disputes. Our unique combination of dispute resolution and transactional experience allows us to offer clients truly full-service counsel. We are better litigators and arbitrators because of our transactional experience, and we are better transactional lawyers because of our litigation and arbitration experience.

Members

Contreras, Erinn (Head of Department)

Matson, Candace L (Head of Department)

Hamersmith, Harold

Yacovelle, John

Clients

Digital Realty Trust

Essex Property Trust

Exide Technologies

Henry E. Huntington Library & Art Gallery

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc.

Madison Capital

Primoris Renewable Energy

Samsung Engineering & Construction, Ltd.

Sempra Energy

The Jay Paul Company

Industries

Banks

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Education

Energy

Financial Services

Food and Beverage

Healthcare

Hospitality

Industrial Engineering

Insurance

Life Sciences

Not for profit

Private Clients

Professional Services

Real Estate

Real Estate Finance

Retail

Sports

Technology

Transportation

Utilities

Construction

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

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Location

333 South Hope Street

Forty-Third Floor

Los Angeles

California

USA

CA 90071

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