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Dale Robert Ward

Dale Robert Ward

also known as Rob Ward

Practice areas:

Litigation, Defective and Dangerous Products, Residential, Construction & Development

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About Me

My practice concentrates primarily on civil litigation matters, including construction defect litigation, mold litigation, and community association law.  I received my Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1991 and a Juris Doctor degree from California Western School of Law in 1995.  Prior to beginning my legal career, I wrote several legislative update articles as a research assistant for a bipartisan public policy-making organization near Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. 


 


I have worked on a number of multi-million dollar complex litigation matters in the past, including disputes involving product liability, fraud/misrepresentation issues and residential construction defects.  I am active in several trade organizations including Community Association Institute’s (CAI) Sacramento and Orange County chapters and California Association of Community Managers (CACM).  I have published articles on construction defect and community association issues and frequently give legal seminars on various topics.  I handle construction defect litigation matters for our San Diego and Sacramento office and all point in between.  Away from the office, I enjoy golf, music, spending time with my wife Mirja, family and friends, and raising my son, Benjamin. 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

  1. Construction & Development: 25%
    19 years
  2. Residential: 25%
    19 years
  3. Defective and Dangerous Products: 25%
    19 years
  4. Litigation: 25%
    19 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Scott Avery Burdman

    I have known and worked with Rob for nearly 20 years. Rob started working for me as a law clerk shortly after graduating from law school and went on to become an associate attorney. In 2006 he became a partner. Rob is a highly skilled attorney focusing his legal practice on all aspects of construction defect litigation in California. Rob is a seasoned attorney and a valuable asset to our office.

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    Scott Burdman Residential Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Burdman & Ward

12555 High Bluff Drive
Suite # 380
San Diego, CA, 92130-2056

Burdman & Ward

1215 K Street
17th Floor
Sacramento, CA, 95814

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199605/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyBurdman & Ward2010 - Present
AttorneyBurdman & Benson/Burdman Law Group1997 - 2010

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Diego County Bar AssociationAttorney Member1997 - Present
Community Associations Institute (CAI)Attorney Member1997 - Present
California Association of Community Managers (CACM)Attorney Member1997 - Present
American Bar AssociationAttorney MemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Bridgefield Condominium Association v. North Highlands Apartments, L.P., et al. (Sacramento County Superior Court)Successfully resolved. Case dismissed.
Lincoln Crossing Community Ass'n. v. LB/L SunCal Lincoln Crossing, LLC, et al. (Placer County Superior Court)Successfully resolved. Case dismissed.
Casalon Community Ass'n. v. John Laing Homes, et al. (Orange County Superior Court)Successfully resolved. Case dismissed.

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
California Western School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
University of California - Los AngelesPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1991

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
California North Chapter of the Community Associations Institute (CAI)2014 Legal Update - Construction Defect Law2014