Scott D. Calkins

Partner, Trial Counsel, certified Claims Litigation Management Professional
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Scott Calkins

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Practice Areas

  • Construction Defect Litigation Construction Law
  • Contracts
  • Fire Subrogation Litigation
  • Personal Injury Defense and Claims
  • Property and General Liability Claims Public Works
  • Real Estate and Insurance Defense Toxic Tort
  • Worksite Injury Claims

Education

  • Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, California – J.D. 1996
  • Long Beach State University, Long Beach, California – B.S. Business Administration 1992

Court Admissions

  • State of California, 1997
  • State of Arizona, 2014
  • United States District Court – Central District of California

Scott D. Calkins

Partner, Trial Counsel, certified Claims Litigation Management Professional

Scott Calkins concentrates on litigating complex tort and property claims in California and Arizona.

Over the course of his 25-year civil litigation practice he has become recognized as a state-wide leader in construction law and an advocate for residential and commercial developers and builders.

He has litigated large, complex property loss claims and taken construction and toxic tort cases to trial.

Mr. Calkins recently received a defense verdict following trial on behalf of the developer of a mid-rise condominium project and a large, planned development community in Riverside County. He has tried and won one of the only breach of fiduciary duty cases brought by an association against a developer in the State of California.

Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM)
  • San Diego Bar Association

Contact Me

Practice Areas

  • Construction Defect Litigation Construction Law
  • Contracts
  • Fire Subrogation Litigation
  • Personal Injury Defense and Claims
  • Property and General Liability Claims Public Works
  • Real Estate and Insurance Defense Toxic Tort
  • Worksite Injury Claims

Education

  • Southwestern University School of Law, Los Angeles, California – J.D. 1996
  • Long Beach State University, Long Beach, California – B.S. Business Administration 1992

Court Admissions

  • State of California, 1997
  • State of Arizona, 2014
  • United States District Court – Central District of California