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

Urban Council Development v. Roel Construction

James Souza (Subcontractor): [INDEMNITY PROVISION NOT ENFORCEABLE] This case involved a 70 unit apartment complex located in San Diego. Plaintiffs were represented by Mitch Golub, Esq. Of Golub & Morales. Roel was represented by Robert Titus of Stutz, Artiano, Shinoff & Holtz. Attorney … Read More

Tseng v. K. Hovnanian Companies of California, Inc.

Kevin Kennedy (Subcontractor): [EXPANSIVE SOILS] This single family home soils case was supervised by Kevin Kennedy. Our firm’s client was a soils grading contractor, Signs & Pinnick, Inc. Plaintiff’s counsel was Christopher Hagen, Esq. of Ward & Hagen; Developer’s counsel was Tawnya Southern, … Read More

Creel v. J. Walter Pavelak, et al.

James Souza (Subcontractor): [DEVELOPER NOT PROPERLY LICENSED] This case involved 60 single family homes in Riverside built by John Walter Pavelak dba Century Homes Communities. Plaintiffs were represented by Andrew D. Weiss, Esq. formerly with the Kasdan Law Firm. The Developer was represented … Read More

Udin v. Pardee Construction

James Souza (Subcontractor): [EXTRAPOLATION] Trial counsel on theis matter was James Souza. This was a construction defect action involving 50 single family homes in San Diego. Plaintiffs’ were represented by Bill Naumann and Ralph Peters of Naumann & Levine. Developer was represented by … Read More