William T. Cornell, Program Chair, is a member with Preg O’Donnell & Gillett. He works on all types of general liability, real estate, construction, and complex commercial disputes. He is also an experienced corporate attorney, providing risk management and contract advice to a variety of clients including builders, real estate professionals and commercial landlords.
Stanton P. Beck is a shareholder and member of Lane Powell PC with the firm’s Construction Services Group where he devotes his practice to an array of complex contract and litigation matters with a focus on construction and products.
Robert Bombino, MS, PE, is a Senior Building Science Specialist and President of RDH Building Science, Inc. He has extensive experience with a variety of building enclosure systems, components, and materials including steep- and low-slope roofing systems, wall cladding, windows, glazing, glass/metal curtain walls, and below-grade/plaza waterproofing systems.
John K. Butler is a member of Preg O'Donnell & Gillett. He practices in the areas of business litigation; construction disputes, injuries, defects and project safety; insurance defense litigation; product liability; transportation and trucking litigation. He is a frequent presenter on construction defect issues including the application of alternative measurements of damages.
Katie J. Comstock is a shareholder at Levy | von Beck | Comstock | PS. Her practice focuses primarily on construction defect litigation, real estate disputes, commercial collection, and homeowner and condominium association disputes.
Misty A. Edmundson, shareholder with Soha & Lang PS, primarily focuses her practice on insurance coverage and bad faith litigation and product liability and environmental defense work. Her extensive insurance coverage experience includes first and third party coverage, personal and commercial lines, as well as reinsurance issues.
T. Daniel Heffernan, managing partner with Heffernan Law Group PLLC, provides his clients with over thirty years of experience in construction and insurance coverage law and commercial litigation, including construction defect and condominium law.
Hon. Paris K. Kallas is a panelist at Judicial Dispute Resolution LLC, where she is a full-time mediator, arbitrator, and special master since 2010. The matters she handles include personal injury, employment, asbestos, maritime, insurance coverage, and real property, business and commercial disputes.
A. Grant Lingg is a shareholder with Forsberg & Umlauf PS. His tort and insurance practice includes defense of construction site injury, construction defect, professional liability, product and premises liability, and commercial claims. He has successfully defended clients against construction site claims, including personal injury and building defect/warranty cases.
Dean Martin is a partner with Barker Martin PS. His practice areas include Association General Counsel, construction defect and warranty claims, dispute resolution, insurance coverage, product liability and trial and appellate work.
Timothy J. Repass is the managing partner of Wood Smith Henning & Berman LLP’s Seattle office. He handles a variety of complex civil litigation matters in both Washington and Oregon, and practices primarily in the areas of construction, employment, environmental, professional liability, and insurance coverage.
Tristan Swanson joined Miller Nash Graham & Dunn LLP in April 2019 as partner. His practice focuses on construction, real estate, and insurance coverage disputes. He represents contractors, subcontractors, owners, landlords, and developers.
Karen Southworth Weaver is the principal of Weaver Expert & Legal Services, after over 35 years in private and corporate legal and insurance positions in the State of Washington. She provides expert witness review and testimony regarding insurance coverage and claim handling matters, is a third-party neutral and provides consultation on insurance matters.