Publications & Speaking Engagements


Speaking Engagements

  • “Impacts of Senate Bill 474 on Indemnity Agreements”, Aon Risk Services, 2012

  • “Pitfalls of Public Works Contracting”, Sheppard Mullin, 2010

  • “Public Private Partnerships: Recent Trends and Potential Conflicts with Public Works Laws”, Construction Superconference, 2008

  • “Mechanics Liens, Stop Notices and Construction Bonds: Special Remedies in California,” Associated Builders & Contractors Seminar, 2007

  • “Defective Specifications: Can the Spearin Doctrine Survive In A Design-Build World,” CLE International Public Works Seminar, 2007

  • “Presenting and Defending Construction Claims in California,” Lorman Education Services, 2004

  • “Turnkey Contracts vs. The Implied Warranty of Specification Suitability: Allocation of Risks for Defective Specifications,” Center for International Legal Studies, 2004

  • Other seminars and conferences on arbitration, energy and construction law, 1980-2003