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Kenneth Thomas Calegari

Kenneth Thomas Calegari

Practice areas:

Litigation, Construction & Development, Real Estate, Business

Kenneth Calegari

About Me

Calegari Law Corporation (“CLC”) provides comprehensive practical advice to Clients in construction, real estate, business and litigation. CLC President and Attorney Kenneth Calegari offer CLC 23 years of experience including 30+ major construction project; $400M in real estate development; and over 300 real estate transactions.


Since formation of CLC in 2008, Clients have benefited from practical and knowlegable experience.  Attorney and President Calegari believes law firms can only effectively represent its Client base with hands-on experience in construction, business and real estate. “The continued failure of traditional firms is lack of practical experience in the underlying areas to be represented.


Mr. Calegari has been a featured speaker at conferences sponsored by RealShare; USC Gould School of Law; Los Angeles County Bar Association; BIA; CRA; CPN & Multi-Housing News & Architecture; and IMN. He has been a guest instructor to ICSC students about mixed use real estate development and San Diego State students on the subject of Construction Management.


Mr. Calegari earned his Juris Doctorate from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego where he graduated Suma Cum Laude. Mr. Calegari is licensed to practice law in the State of California.


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Litigation: 40%
    14 years
  2. Construction & Development: 25%
    24 years
  3. Real Estate: 20%
    24 years
  4. Business: 15%

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($150-350/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

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    We served as co-counsel on a case where Ken brought us in as a workers compensation specialist. Ken did an excellent job, and obtained a substantial settlement on his client's behalf. I endorse this lawyer.

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    Kevin Calegari Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Calegari Law Corporation

11440 West Bernardo Court
Suite 200
San Diego, CA, 92127-1671

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199902/26/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Honor RollThomas Jefferson School of Law1999
ValedictorianThomas Jefferson School of Law1999
Real PropertyCorpus Juris Secundum Award1999
EvidenceAmerican Jurisprudence Bancfroft Whitney Awards1998
Honor RollThomas Jefferson School of Law1998
Civil ProcedureAmerican Jurisprudence Bancfroft Whitney Awards1998
Civil ProcedureCorpus Juris Secundum Awards1998
Constitutional LawAmerican Jurisprudence Bancfroft Whitney Awards1998
Real PropertyAmerican Jurisprudence Bancfroft Whitney Awards1998
Legal WritingAmerican Jurisprudence Bancfroft Whitney Awards1997
WillsAmerican Jurisprudence Bancfroft Whitney Awards1997
Highest Legal HonorNational Dean’s List1997
Honor RollThomas Jefferson School of Law1997

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentCalegari Law Corporation2008 - Present
General Legal Counsel/San Diego Division PresidentChampion Development Group2003 - 2008
AttorneyPrivate practice1999 - 2003
ExternCalifornia Court of Appeal, Fourth Appellate District, Division One1998 - 1998
President/Co-FounderRobinson Pacific Builders1992 - 1996
Chief Estimator/Project ManagerGuttman Construction1988 - 1991
ExternGrubb & Ellis1987 - 1988

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Carlsbad Chamber of CommerceMember2011 - Present
Poway Chamber of CommerceMember2010 - Present
San Diego North Chamber of CommerceMember2010 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1999 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
BCL Escrow LitigationSuccessful
City of National City Real Estate TransactionReal Estate Transaction Closing

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Calegari Law Corporation expands to focus on distressed property investments.Note Purchase Expansion2010
San Diego Metropolitan MagazineMetro Movers To Watch in 20072007
Culver City ObserverExclusive Negotiating Agreement2006
San Diego Business JournalReal Estate Developer Focuses on Developing Socially Dynamic Projects2006
San Diego Daily TranscriptChampion Development2006
San Diego Trial Lawyers MagazinePrivate and Beyond2001
San Diego MetropolitanCompleting the Transformation of 6th and Broadway2000

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas Jefferson SOLLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Mesa Community CollegeN/ACertificate -- Building Construction Technology1991
Univ of San DiegoBusinessBachelor Business Administration1988

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Fifth Annual RealShare San DiegoTown Hall Meeting: How Will San Diego Fare in 20082008
Policy, Process & Politics: Building Up In the OCPolicy, Process & Politics: Building Up In the OC2006
Benjamin Crocker SymposiumReal Estate Law and Business2006
Implementation of Mixed Use Projects – The Devil is in the Details: Optimizing Market Feasibility & Public Fiscal BalanceImplementation of Mixed Use Projects – The Devil is in the Details: Optimizing Market Feasibility & Public Fiscal Balance2005