L. Wearen Hughes


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Wearen Hughes has more than 40 years of experience as an attorney, and some 25 years as an arbitrator and mediator. His primary focus is on construction contracting and litigation, environmental litigation, other types of commercial litigation, and dispute resolution. In his construction and real estate practice, he assists clients with construction and related real estate needs, minimizing exposure by helping them navigate design, construction and related contracts and various project delivery options. When disputes arise, Wearen protects his clients’ interests through litigation or alternative dispute resolution.

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