Monthly Archives: January 2012

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett Hires New Associate Jennifer D. Loynd

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett is pleased to announce that Jennifer D. Loynd has joined our  Seattle office. Jennifer was born in Canada and grew up in Washington State.   She has been privileged to spend her professional career working in the Seattle area.  Jennifer’s practice focuses on defense of complex civil litigation including construction defect, […]

January 31st, 2012|News|

John Butler Becomes a Member of the Firm

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett is pleased to announce that John Butler has become a member of the firm effective January 1, 2012. John has been with the firm since 2001. John’s defense practice includes complex construction defect, product liability, transportation and trucking, worksite and general injury, and business loss claims. John also regularly speaks […]

January 30th, 2012|News|

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett Wins Summary Judgment In Complex Condominium Defect Lawsuit

Preg O’Donnell & Gillett Member Lori O’Tool and Associate David Chawes recently prevailed in a motion for summary judgment dismissing all claims brought against its subcontractor client by a group of former members of a limited liability company (“LLC”).  The case was rather complex, because in an earlier underlying lawsuit, the condominium homeowners association […]

January 13th, 2012|News|

Associate David Chawes To Present At WDTL Defense Academy

On April 11, as part of the Washington Defense Trial Lawyers upcoming Defense Academy Continuing Legal Education (CLE), David Chawes will be presenting “Best Practices For Young Lawyers”.  David will focus on ideas which helped him establish his core values at Preg O’Donnell & Gillett, as he recently became an attorney in a second […]

January 10th, 2012|News|

Members Mark O’Donnell and Lori O’Tool To Speak On Construction Law

On February 24, 2012, Lori O’Tool and Mark O’Donnell, both members at Preg O’Donnell & Gillett, will be presenting at the Washington Defense Trial Lawyers Construction Law Update at the Washington Convention Center. Lori will be speaking on “Significant Legislative & Case Law Updates” at 9am that morning. Mark is scheduled at 3:35 to […]

January 10th, 2012|News|