Events Calendar

2017 Legal Retreat

29 Sep 2017
Date: September 29, 2017 to October 01, 2017
Time: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: The Lodge at Torrey Pines
Contact: Carol Hackler
Phone: (626) 608-5800

Event Description

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Join us for the 2017 Legal Retreat - a weekend of round table discussions led by a distinguished panel of construction law experts.  Room reservations are made by the LAC member at the discounted rate of $305/night for this event. Please contact Carol Hackler at for more information or questions.  This program will provide six MCLE hours.

MCLE Program Includes:

  1. Uninsured Risk in Design Build Contracts, Dan McLennon and Craig Wallace, Smith Currie Hancock
  2. Labyrinth or Maze, All the Different Ways to Recover Attorney's Fees in Construction Litigation, Marilyn Klinger, Sedgwick LLP
  3. Trump Administration's Impact on Employment and Prevailing Wage Laws for Construction Employers, Ryan Crosner, Ogletree Deakins
  4. LAUSD Job Order Contract Litigations, Part 1: Pushing the Bounds of Public Entity Claims and Defenses -  Marion Hack, Pepper Hamilton and Andrew Harris, SMTD, Law LLP
  5. LAUSD Job Order Contract Litigations, Part 2: Testing the Limits of Surety Liability After the Fact, When the Owner Doesn’t Like Its Own Contract Administration -   Marion Hack, Pepper Hamilton and Andrew Harris, SMTD, Law LLP 
  6. Construction Managers, For Better or Worse, Til' Litigation Do Us Part, Andre Campbell and Tyson Shower, Hanson Bridgett

NEW! Schedule of Events:

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$550 - Early Bird Registration (ends 6/30/17)
$625 - Registration
$425 - Associate Attorney Registration
$150 - Spouse Registration


Sponsorships, ranging from $1,000.00 - $2,500.00 are available!  Download the retreat flyer for more information.

Golf :

$340 - per golfer
+ Torrey Pines, South Course
+ Price includes golf cart and snacks

Thank You To Our Sponsors:

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Questions regarding this event?  Please contact Kate Mergen at or Carol Hackler at