Rosemary Carson specializes in construction law counseling involving:
Ms. Carson has represented owners, developers, contractors and subcontractors on numerous and varied public and private projects. She counsels clients through every aspect from contracting to litigation, including: early assessment and minimization of liability exposure and risk; cost-effective dispute resolution; project counseling to work through claims and disputed change order requests; strategy development for crafting a winning defense or prosecution; negotiating payment on projects with distressed parties, funding or bankrupt entities; and litigating cases through resolution via mediation, arbitration, or trial.
Ms. Carson has extensive experience in multi-party litigations enabling her to act as a key liaison between clients, opposing counsel, public entities and officials, various experts, and joint defense or prosecution teams.
Construction projects at issue have included multiple-story parking structures; underground pipeline systems; luxury hotels, both ground-up and renovation projects; airport construction; concrete demolition, cutting and pouring for a utility company; resort construction and upgrades; power and geothermal power energy plants; Army barracks and associated campus; light-rail projects; community colleges; landscaping on public works; a large grocery-store chain's warehouse and distribution center; LAUSD renovations; micro-tunneling under a large river bed; and multiple residential developments (homes, condos and townhomes).
U.S. Central District of California
Associated General Contractors, Board of Directors, Orange County District
Associated General Contractors, Legal Advisory Committee
Orange County Bar Association
J.D., University of California, Los Angeles School of Law
B.A., Pitzer College, Political Studies, High Honors, cum honoribus
Rising Stars® distinction in the fields of Construction and Business Litigation (2011-2012)