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Kimberly A. Blake

Partner

(619) 230-7471
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San Diego
101 W. Broadway
Suite 2000
San Diego, CA 92101


Education

J.D., University of California, Davis

  • Associate Editor, International Law & Society Law Review

B.A., Law & Society, University of California, Santa Barbara

Honors

Top Rated Lawyer-AV® Preeminent™,
Martindale-Hubbell

Super Lawyers® distinction in the fields of Construction/Surety Environmental (2012 & 2013)

Top Attorney distinction in Real Estate/Construction Litigation (2013, The San Diego Daily Transcript)

Top Lawyers in San Diego, San Diego Magazine (2014-2016)

Kimberly Blake is a partner in Gordon & Rees’s San Diego office and is a member of the firm's Construction, Environmental/Toxic Tort and Tort and Product Liability practice groups.

She focuses her practice on defending developers, design professionals, architects, engineers, corporate entities, general contractors, and subcontractors regarding a diverse spectrum of matters involving both public and private works.  Matters include alleged construction defects, breach of contract claims, alleged errors in design and workmanship, delay claims, construction site accidents, geotechnical claims, as well as general insurance litigation defense matters. Ms. Blake also provides her clients with counseling regarding construction contracts and negotiation, and policies and procedures manuals. She has also handled several real estate matters, including landlord-tenant disputes and professional liability claims.

In her environmental practice, Ms. Blake defends her clients against mold, asbestos, benzene, and other toxic environmental claims.  She defends clients facing significant potential damages in multi-party actions involving alleged toxic tort claims.

Ms. Blake’s product liability practice includes the defense of claims related to seatbelt assembly systems and an airbag supplier.  She has also represented the manufacturer of a large membrane for a reservoir against product liability claims.

In 2013, Ms. Blake was recognized as a Top Attorney in San Diego.  She was one of only ten attorneys recognized in the area of Real Estate/Construction Litigation.

Ms. Blake also served as the Partner Supervisor for the Summer Associates and liaison between the partnership and the San Diego Associate Committee from 2008 to 2013.

Admissions

California

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Contact

(619) 230-7471

kblake@gordonrees.com


Offices

San Diego

Education

J.D., University of California, Davis

  • Associate Editor, International Law & Society Law Review

B.A., Law & Society, University of California, Santa Barbara

Honors

Top Rated Lawyer-AV® Preeminent™,
Martindale-Hubbell

Super Lawyers® distinction in the fields of Construction/Surety Environmental (2012 & 2013)

Top Attorney distinction in Real Estate/Construction Litigation (2013, The San Diego Daily Transcript)

Top Lawyers in San Diego, San Diego Magazine (2014-2016)

Kimberly A. Blake

Partner

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Biography

Kimberly Blake is a partner in Gordon & Rees’s San Diego office and is a member of the firm's Construction, Environmental/Toxic Tort and Tort and Product Liability practice groups.

She focuses her practice on defending developers, design professionals, architects, engineers, corporate entities, general contractors, and subcontractors regarding a diverse spectrum of matters involving both public and private works.  Matters include alleged construction defects, breach of contract claims, alleged errors in design and workmanship, delay claims, construction site accidents, geotechnical claims, as well as general insurance litigation defense matters. Ms. Blake also provides her clients with counseling regarding construction contracts and negotiation, and policies and procedures manuals. She has also handled several real estate matters, including landlord-tenant disputes and professional liability claims.

In her environmental practice, Ms. Blake defends her clients against mold, asbestos, benzene, and other toxic environmental claims.  She defends clients facing significant potential damages in multi-party actions involving alleged toxic tort claims.

Ms. Blake’s product liability practice includes the defense of claims related to seatbelt assembly systems and an airbag supplier.  She has also represented the manufacturer of a large membrane for a reservoir against product liability claims.

In 2013, Ms. Blake was recognized as a Top Attorney in San Diego.  She was one of only ten attorneys recognized in the area of Real Estate/Construction Litigation.

Ms. Blake also served as the Partner Supervisor for the Summer Associates and liaison between the partnership and the San Diego Associate Committee from 2008 to 2013.

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