May 9, 2017  | By McCathern Law

McCathern conference sponsorship benefits charity, supports veterans

Los Angeles, CA – Law firm McCathern, LLP is pleased to announce its charity sponsorship of West Coast Casualty’s 2017 Construction Defect Seminar. This is the 24th year of the seminar, which will be held May 18-19, 2017 at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim, California.

The firm will sponsor “Tennis Shoe Thursday” and “Flip-Flop Friday” to encourage awareness and raise funds benefitting the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans.

The West Coast Casualty Construction Defect Seminar series is the largest event of its kind worldwide and continues into its 24th year of bringing the national and international construction defect community its most informative event regarding this specialized subject.

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McCathern Partners Paul Grinke and Kelli Hawley

Managing Partner Kelli G. Hawley practices construction defect litigation at McCathern’s Los Angeles office and plans to attend for her 17th year. She wishes to contribute to the overall success of the event through the firm’s charity sponsorship.

Managing Partner Paul A. Grinke of McCathern’s Frisco, TX office will also be attending. Both Partners have extensive experience practicing construction defect litigation.

“McCathern is excited to attend this event. The West Coast Casualty Construction Defect Seminar provides a forum for practitioners and claims and construction professionals to share their views on legal developments which affect our practice nationwide,” stated Hawley.

West Coast Casualty’s Construction Defect Seminar has become an annual community event for those affected by construction defect claims and litigation, boasting nearly 1500 attendees each year. Seminar sessions will focus on an array of topics, ranging from the current state of this specialized claims and litigation community, to changes in the overall industry landscape.


West Coast Casualty Service, Inc. is a market leader in the delivery of first class Third Party Administration and independent adjusting needs for insurance companies and self-insured organizations. With a strong background and specialization in construction and construction defect related claims, the company prides itself on resolving claims in this specialty area of law and claims. As the official host of the world’s largest Construction Defect Seminar, the company’s staff is always on the cutting edge of emerging issues in this specialized area. For more information, visit


McCathern provides high-quality legal services to clients across the nation with a broad range of practice group specializations. Each of the firm’s leaders brings large-firm experience and business acumen to a smaller-firm environment of agility and efficiency.

The firm’s philosophy of Improving People’s Lives is implemented daily by treating clients as business partners, working together to find the solution to a dispute, or to close transactions in a diligent, cost-effective manner. McCathern’s track record has attracted an impressive clientele list, ranging from Fortune 500 corporations and high-profile organizations, to small companies and high-net-worth individuals.

McCathern’s main location is in Dallas, and the firm has additional offices in Frisco, Houston, and Los Angeles. For more information, call 214-741-2662.

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