NEWPORT BEACH, CA--(Marketwired - Apr 22, 2014) - Newmeyer & Dillion, LLP, one of California's most successful multi-service business and real estate law firms, announced today that it has hired seasoned construction litigation attorney Jonathan Terry as a partner in its Newport Beach office.

"We are extremely pleased that Jon Terry has joined our firm," said Gregory L. Dillion, a founding partner of Newmeyer & Dillion, LLP. "Jon has excellent legal and interpersonal skills and already is in tune with the firm's unique cultural and practice ideals. He is an efficient and effective litigator and an experienced and successful trial lawyer. He brings many assets to the firm, including strong business connections that will increase Newmeyer & Dillion's visibility and help expand all areas of its diverse corporate, transactional and litigation practices."  

Terry's practice includes residential and commercial construction matters, real property and premises liability claims, commercial disputes and bond claims in California state and federal district courts.

As a founding partner at Ulich & Terry LLP from 2004 to 2014, Mr. Terry serviced the legal and risk management needs of the residential and commercial building, development and construction industry. From 1997 to 2004, Terry was a litigation and trial specialist for Songstad, Randall & Ulich LLP, a commercial litigation firm specializing in defense of business.

Terry earned his J.D. from the University of San Diego and his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University. He was raised in Orange County and enjoys surfing, skiing and hiking. He was admitted to the California bar in 1993. Terry is also a member of the CLM Alliance, the Building Industry Association, the Association of Business Trial Lawyers, the Aliso Niguel Business Council and the Surfrider Foundation.  

About Newmeyer & Dillion

Newmeyer & Dillion, LLP is a creative and highly motivated business and real estate law firm with 68 attorneys practicing in complex business, real estate, insurance, environmental and employment law. For nearly 30 years, Newmeyer & Dillion attorneys have provided exceptional legal services in all phases of transactional and business litigation matters to Fortune 500 companies, medium and small businesses, and high net-worth individuals. Headquartered in Newport Beach, Calif., with a Northern California office in Walnut Creek and a Nevada office in Las Vegas, both the firm and its attorneys have been nationally recognized by U.S. News & World Report and The Best Lawyers in America©, as well as Super Lawyers Magazine. In addition, 10 of our top attorneys have achieved an AV Preeminent® score in the Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™, signifying the highest level of professional excellence. For additional information, call 949-854-7000 or visit