JONATHAN J. DUNN is a partner at Salamirad, Morrow, Timpane & Dunn LLP, in Irvine, California. Jonathan focuses his practice in construction litigation, government contracts, creditor's rights and remedies, including bankruptcy and work-outs, and transactions in construction matters. Prior to forming SMTD, Jonathan was lead group partner at Sedgwick LLP's Irvine office, and previously an in-house attorney with two national bonding companies and handled construction defaults in the Western United States, as well as being active in his family’s construction business. Jonathan is a a member of the ABA’s Forum on Construction Law and Public Contract Law sections, a prior Vice Chair, Subcommittee of the Fidelity & Surety Law Committee, Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section, as well as other construction and surety associations and legal bar organizations, including the Legal Advisory Committee of the Associated General Contractors of America. Jonathan obtained his J.D. from Seattle University School of Law (formerly Univ. of Puget Sound L.S.) in 1992, and his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from UCLA in 1989. Jonathan is licensed to practice in the states of Washington (currently inactive) and California, as well as various federal courts. Jonathan is currently the firm-wide Billings & Collections Chair, as well as chair of SMTD's conflicts committee.