D.C. Litigator Joins Sedgwick LLP

David Mancini Latest Addition to Firm's Growing Int'l Construction Practice

San Francisco Ca, California, UNITED STATES

WASHINGTON, March 3, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sedgwick LLP is pleased to announce that David C. Mancini has joined the firm as a partner in its Washington, D.C., office. Prior to Sedgwick, Mancini served as a partner at Seyfarth Shaw. Mancini concentrates his litigation practice in the areas of construction, engineering, government contracts and aerospace. In addition to his experience as a litigator, Mancini helps his clients resolve disputes through domestic and international arbitration and mediation.

"David has an exceptional reputation not only as a litigator but also as an attorney who is committed to creatively exploring a variety of options to help clients avoid litigation altogether," Sedgwick Chair Michael Healy said. "His philosophy mirrors our own, and when litigation is not avoidable, he and our partners are experienced and well positioned to defend our clients in any venue necessary."

As a litigator, Mancini works with clients to understand, assess and resolve challenges and disputes relating to construction projects. His experience encompasses a broad range of market sectors including power generation, industrial and process facilities, government infrastructure projects, and a wide variety of large commercial developments. Geographically, he has assisted clients throughout the United States, as well as in international jurisdictions including Australia, Malaysia, China, Japan, South and Central America, Turkey, Afghanistan, India, U.A.E., Saudi Arabia, Russia, and Kazakhstan, among others.

Mancini has been recognized for his work by numerous industry organizations and media, including a national "Award for Excellence" in Construction by Chambers USA. He has also been honored by The Legal 500, Best Lawyers in America, Law360 and Super Lawyers, among others.

Mancini earned his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center and his bachelor's degree cum laude from University of Maryland.

About Sedgwick LLP
Sedgwick LLP provides trial, appellate, litigation management, counseling, risk management and transactional legal services to the world's leading companies. With offices in Austin, Chicago, Dallas, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Kansas City, London, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Newark, Orange County (Calif.), San Francisco, Seattle and Washington, D.C., and an affiliated office in Bermuda, Sedgwick's collective experience spans the globe and virtually every industry. For more information about Sedgwick, its lawyers and the services it provides, visit www.sedgwicklaw.com.

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