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April 23, 2014

Smith Published in American Bar Association Student Lawyer Magazine

Contact Nick Santoro 626.440.5200 Shareholder Kathlynn Smith guest writes an article for the May 2014 edition of ABA’s Student Lawyer Magazine. In Student Lawyers’ “I Wish I’d Known” column, Kathlynn provides an insider’s look at practicing law and how to avoid some of the most common pitfalls attorneys face. Read the full article entitled, […]

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June 10, 2013

Hunt Ortmann Prevails in San Francisco

Contact Nick Santoro 626.440.5200 Following completion of a bifurcated bench trial and start of a jury trial in the complex department of the San Francisco Superior Court, Hunt Ortmann client successfully recovered full principal contract balance, plus almost seven years of prompt payment penalties, full pre-judgment interest, and attorney’s fees. Hunt Ortmann’s client was […]

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May 24, 2013

Kathlynn Smith Elected to WCOE Board of Directors

Contact Nick Santoro 626.440.5200 Kathlynn Smith was elected to the Women Construction Owners and Executives’ Board of Directors as the Membership Director for 2013 – 2014. Kathlynn is excited to fulfill this role for the WCOE, which shares Kathlynn’s commitment to advancing and supporting women in construction. The synergy between the mission of the […]

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May 21, 2013

Kathlynn Smith Named WCOE Member of the Year!

Contact Nick Santoro 626.440.5200 Kathlynn Smith, Associate Attorney at Hunt Ortmann, was honored at the National Conference of the Women Construction Owners and Executives in Washington, D.C. as the 2013 Member of the Year. The WCOE honored Kathlynn for her outstanding efforts and service for developing membership in the WCOE. The WCOE is a […]

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April 22, 2013

Nieves Co-Chair of Fresno State Capital Campaign

Contact Nick Santoro 626.440.5200 As Co-Chair of the Fresno State Capital Campaign, Omel Nieves was an integral part in aiding Fresno State exceeding its fundraising goal of $200 million. In 2005 Fresno State began the quiet phase of its first-ever comprehensive fundraising campaign. The goal was simple, to leverage the power of philanthropy to […]

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March 29, 2013

Gordon Hunt Receives Prestigious Robert Flaig Award

Contact Nick Santoro 626.440.5200 The 2013 presentation of the Robert Flaig Award was bestowed to Gordon Hunt, Esq. of Hunt Ortmann by Dale Ortmann, Esq., Managing Partner of the firm. Mr. Hunt, a well-known authority on construction law and litigation in California, is the co-founder of Hunt Ortmann. He is a past Chair of […]

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March 28, 2013

Kathlynn Smith Interviewed in Legal Feature

Contact Nick Santoro 626.440.5200 Hunt Ortmann attorney Kathlynn Smith was featured in Montage Legal Group’s “Legal Success Series” blog. Ms. Smith discusses the law, the Smart Girls initiative, and her style of the work-life balance. To read the entire article, please click the link below. Montage Legal Group is a nationwide network of experienced […]

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