Shareholder Timothy Earl will be a panelist, along with several other distinguished speakers, at the 2019 Construction Defect Seminar jointly presented by the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel (ASCDC) and the Construction Defect Claims Managers Association (CDCMA) on December 5, 2019 from 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Hilton Costa Mesa in Costa Mesa, CA. The panel is titled, “Handling the Unique Challenges of WRAP/OCIP Policies” and will discuss WRAP/OCIP policy coverage, risk transfer, potential conflicts, and mediation challenges with WRAP programs.
Mr. Earl is the Chair of Sullivan Hill’s Construction and Insurance Practice Group. He is an experienced litigation attorney practicing primarily in the areas of insurance coverage litigation, construction litigation, and business litigation. Mr. Earl has tried insurance coverage and construction law matters to verdict, including obtaining a defense verdict in San Jose Superior Court in May of 2019 in an insurance coverage/bad faith case. Mr. Earl has also worked on appeals, including in the seminal Court of Appeal decision in Centex Golden Con Co. v. Dale Tile Co., 78 Cal. App. 992 (2000) which determined that a contractual indemnitor owed a defense obligation to a contractual indemnitee in a construction subcontract even though the indemnitor was not at fault. Mr. Earl frequently speaks at seminars, and participates in panels, on insurance coverage and construction law issues for bar associations and at conferences. .
About Sullivan Hill:
Sullivan Hill has provided efficient, aggressive and responsive legal representation for more than 50 years. The firm provides full service representation to clients in a variety of industries with an emphasis in insolvency, construction disputes, insurance coverage, real estate, employment, business disputes, civil litigation, and transactional work. The firm has offices in San Diego and Las Vegas.