Timothy L. Pierce

Managing Partner, Los Angeles Office

K&L Gates LLP

Timothy Pierce’s practice focuses on construction industry matters, representing clients from the inception of a project and the formation of contracts to the resolution of claims in litigation. He has had extensive trial experience in construction matters, having tried 15 construction cases to a jury verdict totaling more than 85 weeks in front of juries.

Pierce has obtained two verdicts in excess of $30 million and has recovered more than $100 million for clients in judgments and settlements. Pierce has also participated in another dozen or so arbitrations that have gone to a final award. Most recently, he represented KHS&S, a drywall and interior finishes subcontractor, in a suit concerning construction of the San Francisco General Hospital Rebuild Program. The parties reached a settlement agreement on the first day of trial, where the City of San Francisco and Webcor agreed to pay KHS&S $15.25 million in total.

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