Charleston Partner Laura Paris Paton and Associate Olivia Matte Author Article on Long-Term Case Strategy for Construction Claims Magazine

December 2023

Charleston Partner Laura Paris Paton and Associate Olivia Matte authored an article entitled "Planning for Success: Key Considerations for a Long-Term Case Strategy" in the Winter 2023 issue of Construction Claims magazine, published by Claims and Litigation Management ("CLM").

This article discusses the pros and cons of pursuing a settlement versus a long-term strategy, such as trial or arbitration. It also highlights variables that may cause a team to pivot from one strategy to another. 

For over 16 years, Paton has successfully developed and executed resolution plans representing corporate entities and individuals in pre-litigation disputes and litigated cases. Her practice focuses primarily on litigation providing corporate clients with exceptional legal services in the areas of construction defects, product liability, personal injury, and premises liability defense.

Matte primarily focuses on construction defect matters and has comprehensive experience representing local contractors in all aspects of litigation. She also has experience handling personal injury and premises liability matters, as well as family and humanitarian-based immigration. 

To read the full article, please click here