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August 31, 2021

Stephen Henning, co-founder and senior partner of WSHB, will be serving as the co-chair at the 2021 CLM National Construction Conference, the largest construction conference in the nation, set to be held at the Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina in San Diego, California, September 22-24th. The CLM Construction Conference covers all aspects of insurance, risk and claims management as it relates to the construction industry. The conference will also host top thought leaders in the areas of construction defect, construction site accidents and injuries, coverage, subcontractor issues, risk management and new technology. The CLM National Construction Claims Conference is revered by industry professionals nationwide for its presentation of experts on wide-ranging, relevant topics that impact the construction industry on a local, regional and national level....

August 30, 2021

WSHB founding partner Kevin Smith will share cutting edge tips and strategies for practitioners facing high exposure construction site accident cases. The session, entitled "Emerging and Alarming Trends in Construction Site Accident Claims: The Impact on Nuclear Verdicts and Social Inflation" will take place at the upcoming 2021 Claims and Litigation Management (CLM) Conference in San Diego, CA on September 23rd at 10:45 a.m. Together with celebrated thought leaders in the areas of jury selection as well as claims management, this panel is sure to deliver a wealth of knowledge to attendees who deal in high stakes construction litigation. Kevin Smith will be joined by Lawrence Beemer of Tokio Marine HCC, Marissa Bevers of Trial Behavior Consulting and Deborah Broon of Tutor Perini Corporation....

August 30, 2021

WSHB Partner Tom Fama is on deck to present at the upcoming Construction and Litigation Management (CLM) Conference in San Diego, CA. In a session entitled, "Blurred Lines; Emerging Issues with Design Professional Liability and Construction Defects," scheduled to take place on September 23rd at 1:00 p.m., Tom will discuss the responsibility of design professionals to maintain charge over their design from conception to completion. This panel dives into the duties and responsibilities of design professionals prior to and during construction projects as well as emerging trends with design professional liability. Mr. Fama will be joined by fellow distinguished professionals Bert Dizon of Gallagher Bassett Services, Andy Guerra of Envista Forensics and Ryan Pitterson of Turner Construction Company....

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