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Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Melissa C Lesmes

Washington, DC, USA USA Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
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Melissa Lesmes has substantial experience in construction defect litigation as well as construction-related insurance coverage cases. She also advises on contract negotiation and risk management issues.
"She is very, very good at insurance litigation." "She is highly regarded and definitely knows insurance coverage issues."
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Melissa is the head of Pillsbury’s Washington, DC Litigation group and co-leader of the firm’s Construction Counseling & Dispute Resolution practice. She focuses her practice on complex construction claims and insurance coverage disputes.

Melissa has substantial experience in construction defect litigation, having handled claims involving delay, design, defective products, mold, EIFS and Chinese drywall throughout the United States. She also has substantial experience in complex insurance coverage litigation, especially in claims involving builder’s risk, CGL, subcontractor default, professional, pollution, commercial property, business interruption and other policies. Melissa routinely represents clients in contract negotiations and on matters concerning insurance and risk management issues that arise outside of litigation.

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Melissa C Lesmes

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

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