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Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
2300 N STREET, N.W.
WASHINGTON DC 20037-1122
United States
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United States > Real estate > Construction (including construction litigation)

The team at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP represents clients in complex, high-stakes commercial, retail, energy and as well as insurance litigation. Clark Thiel works from San Francisco and oversees global and regional arbitration and litigation of contract breaches, cost overruns and insurance recovery disputes. Melissa Lesmes is based in Washington DC and has extensive knowledge of US construction defect litigation including EIFS and Chinese drywall, mold, and defective products. John Heisse is located in San Fransisco, and he has represented clients on significant energy, housing, and hospitality projects. Houston-based Charles Conrad is often engaged in commercial disputes pertaining to construction as well as the energy industry. Jeffrey Gans also works from Washington DC and is noted for his expertise in claims of actual and constructive acceleration, delay and disruption, and bond and insurance coverage.