Pollack Arbitration

Pollack Arbitration

We recently obtained a favorable defense arbitration award in the amount of $98,299.69 where claimants were claiming over $3.7 million at the time of the arbitration. The arbitration took place over a six-day period before the Hon. Stephen J. Sundvold (Ret.) at JAMS … Read More

Carlyle Samatas vs. Nile Niami

Carlyle Samatas vs. Nile Niami

James P. Souza [Defense Trial Verdict] Attorney James P. Souza of Kennedy & Souza recently completed a three and a half month trial to verdict winning three non-suits, obtaining a defense verdict, and over $105,000 in costs. The lawsuit was tried before the … Read More

Ashburn, et al. v. Brookfield Homes, et al.

James Souza (Subcontractor): [SETTLED DIRECTLY WITH PLAINTIFFS] This case involved 71 single family homes located and venued in San Diego. Plaintiffs’ were represented by Fred Adelman, Esq. and Michael Fairchild, Esq. of Milstein, Adelman & Kreger. Developer was represented by Shawn Morris, Esq. … Read More

Jose Rodriguez v. Sontina Clark Rose

Kevin P. Kennedy (Defendant, Sontina Clark Rose); [Defense Verdict] This case involves an allegation that Plaintiff, while backing up out of a parking stall struck Plaintiff/pedestrian as he was walking behind her vehicle. Plaintiff, Jose Rodriguez was represented by Jodi L. Doucette with … Read More

Casoleil LP v. Wermers Corp., et al.

Kevin Kennedy (Subcontractor): [“AS IS – WHERE IS” DEFENSE] Kevin Kennedy is currently handling this matter which involves a 346 unit apartment complex known as Casoleil Apartments located in San Diego, California. The project consists of 17 buildings including apartment buildings and stand … Read More

Manhattan Construction Company v. Degussa Corporation

James Souza (Manufacturer): [MOTION TO STRIKE FRAUD CLAIMS] This case stems from a prior Oklahoma State case were Manhattan Construction Company was hired as a general contractor to build a very expensive multi-story parking garage for a hospital. Manhattan employed design professionals and … Read More

CDM Construction, Inc. v. Skyline Wesleyan Church, et al.

Kevin Kennedy (Builder): [JOINT DEFENSE/SUBPOENA COMPUTER HARD DRIVE] Kevin Kennedy was the supervising attorney on this matter which involved a suit filed on behalf of the firm’s client, CDM Construction, Inc. seeking payment by work they performed on and around the road improvements … Read More

Regency Wilshire HOA v. Angelus Waterproofing, et al.

James Souza (Manufacturer): [THINKING OUTSIDE THE BOX] This case involves an 18-story, 75-unit condominium development known as Regency Wilshire located at 1055 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, California. The HOA was represented by David Libo, Esq. and Kenneth Markson, Esq. with the law firm … Read More

Kagan, et al. v. Kia & Kia, et al.

James Souza (Builder): [MOLD] This litigation involved a single family home located in an old and exclusive neighborhood in Pacific Palisades consisting of primarily multi-million dollar homes. Inspection reports prepared in conjunction with the purchase of the property indicated that the homes had … Read More