WSHB is pleased to announce that we have elected eleven associates to senior counsel: Summit Dhillon (Fresno), Steven Disharoon (Concord), Robin Holseth (Las Vegas), J. Paul Lewis (San Diego), Haley Maglieri (Denver), Graham Miller (Portland), Andrew Mallon (Rancho Cucamonga), Graham Miller (Portland), Jodi Mullis (Phoenix), Kamran Shahabi (Rancho Cucamonga), D. Sean Smith (Denver), and Erin Varriano (Seattle).
“We are very proud of our newest class of Senior Counsel,” said Dan Berman, WSHB Firm Chairman. “Senior Counsel is a promotion given to select associates who have consistently demonstrated strong legal skills and case handling ability, maintain excellent client relationships, and serve as contributing members of the WSHB team.”
Summit Dhillon represents clients in a wide range of commercial and general business litigation, employment, real estate, medical malpractice, contract, and general civil liability. Dhillon also has experience dealing in general real estate transactions, landlord/tenant matters and leasing.
Having successfully handled appeals and writs in various areas, Steven Disharoon has published articles on California’s Right to Repair Act, as well as articles about state and federal civil rights issues. He practices in various areas of law, with a focus on general liability, appellate, and dispositive motion practice.
Robin Holseth practices in the areas of construction defect litigation, general liability, civil litigation, and tort and injury defense. She has defended medical professionals in both medical malpractice and civil rights litigation at both the State and Federal Court, as well as the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
With significant experience in all aspects of litigation, from pre-litigation evaluation through trial, J. Paul Lewis’ practice includes the defense of personal injury and property damage claims arising from exposures to carbon monoxide, commercial cleaning products, lead, mold, mercury, pesticides and Legionnaire’s Disease.
Haley Maglieri specializes in general liability defense in the firm’s Denver, Colorado office, including construction litigation, commercial and business litigation, and labor and employment. She represents general contractors and developers in multi-party construction defect litigation, including indemnity actions against subcontractors.
Andrew Mallon practice focuses on construction law and real estate, where he regularly represents residential and mixed-use developers, property owners and general contractors in complex, multi-party construction defect litigation. Andrew maintains and manages cases in all stages of litigation including, law and motion practice, depositions, mediation and trial.
A litigation and trial attorney, Graham Miller has been successful in representing clients in personal injury, transportation, railroad and construction litigation matters. Graham’s experience includes all aspects of the litigation process and he has successfully represented his clients at depositions, mediations, arbitrations and trials.
Jodi Mullis has expertise in managing complex matters ranging from catastrophic injury and professional malpractice claims to large construction-related disputes. Her areas of concentration include construction defect, product liability, professional malpractice, personal injury, wrongful death and medical malpractice litigation.
Kamran Shahabi successfully represents clients in both Federal and State business litigation, general liability and employment law matters. His clients include governmental entities, Fortune 500 companies, several of California’s largest publicly held and privately held businesses, builders, real estate developers and contractors.
D. Sean Smith's practice is multi-faceted with concentrations in Medicare Compliance, Construction Defense, Insurance Coverage, Transportation, and General Liability Defense. He is licensed to practice in Colorado, US District Court for the District of Colorado, the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals.
Erin Varriano practices in general and complex litigation in the areas of general liability, professional liability, premises liability, commercial, construction and real estate litigation. She has represented individuals, small businesses, financial institutions and Fortune 500 companies in a wide range of matters, including business disputes, litigation and appeals.