August 17, 2017 – Shailendra (Shay) Kulkarni has been appointed as the new Division 13 (Government Construction) liaison to the Diversity Committee of the ABA Forum on Construction Law. The ABA Forum on Construction Law is the largest organization of construction lawyers in the world, with approximately 6,000 members and associates. As the new Division 13 liaison, Kulkarni will seek to facilitate collaboration between the Diversity Committee and Division 13 in promoting diversity and inclusion among practitioners of public works construction law.
Kulkarni is a shareholder in the Construction Law practice group of Sullivan Hill. For the past two terms, he has served as the chair of the Construction Law Section of the San Diego County Bar Association. He was also recently appointed as an advisory board member and Mentoring Program co-chair of the Crawford Academy of Law here in San Diego.