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Hanson Bridgett Promotes Six Attorneys to Senior Counsel (January 2, 2008)

San Francisco (January 2, 2008) — Hanson Bridgett is pleased to announce the advancement of Shawn T. O'Leary, Eric W. Junginger, Jordan A. Lavinsky, Warren R. Webster, Julia H. Veit and John T. Cu to senior counsel, effective immediately. 

"The dedication and impressive range of experience of these lawyers has been evident since their arrival at the Firm," said Managing Partner Andrew Giacomini. "We are proud of their contributions and achievements and welcome them as senior counsel." 

Shawn T. O'Leary advises within the Firm's Construction Practice Group. O'Leary assists a diverse group of clients in complex construction defect claims and litigation matters. He received his J.D. from the University of San Francisco (magna cum laude, 1992) and a B.A. from the University of California at Berkeley (1987). 

Eric W. Junginger is a member of the Firm's Litigation Section. His practice involves products liability, complex civil litigation, toxic tort cases, and judgment enforcement. He received his J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law (2000) and a B.A. from Loyola Marymount University (1997, summa cum laude). 

Jordan A. Lavinsky practices in the Firm's Litigation Section. He specializes in commercial and real estate litigation, representing commercial creditors, shopping centers, real estate owners, managers, and developers. He received his J.D. from the University of San Francisco School of Law (1997), and his B.A. from the University of Colorado, Boulder (1994). 

Warren R. Webster is a member of the Firm's Litigation Section. His practice includes all aspects of civil litigation, with an emphasis on public agency law. He received his J.D. from the Case Western Reserve University School of Law (1999) and a B.A. from the University of Colorado, Boulder (1992). 

Julia H. Veit's is member of the Firm's Litigation Section. Her practice includes a full range of civil litigation matters, including contract disputes, products liability, commercial unlawful detainer and general tort litigation. Veit chairs the Firm's Pro Bono Committee. She earned her J.D. at the University of San Francisco School of Law (magna cum laude, 2000), as well as a B.A. from Amherst College (cum laude, 1994). 

John T. Cu practices in the Firm's Litigation Section. Cu has tried an impressive 20 successful jury trials to verdict. His litigation practice includes representing Fortune 500 corporations in various industries such as health and fitness, automotive, retail, pharmaceuticals, financial services and manufacturing. Cu received his J.D. from the University of San Diego, School of Law (1999, Honors, Criminal Procedure, Corporations) and his B.A. from the University of British Columbia (1994, Dean's List). 

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Hanson Bridgett is a law firm with more than 150 attorneys in offices in San Francisco, Sacramento, the North Bay, Silicon Valley and the East Bay. Serving clients since 1958, we are well known in Northern California and have earned a national reputation in many of our practice areas.

Our diverse client list includes large national and global companies as well as many governmental entities, regional businesses and individuals. While we keep true to our California roots, our work increasingly takes us across state and national borders.

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