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Ian G. Williamson


(619) 544-7221
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San Diego
101 W. Broadway
Suite 2000
San Diego, CA 92101

Los Angeles
633 West Fifth Street
52nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071

5 Park Plaza
Suite 1100
Irvine, CA 92614


J.D., cum laude, University of San Diego Law School, 1996

  • Outstanding academic achievement in Corporations and UCC-Secured Transactions

M.B.A., University of San Diego, 1996

  • University Award for the highest GPA in the MBA graduating class

B.S., cum laude, Business, American University

  • University Honors in Business

Ian Williamson is a Partner with the firm’s Environmental/Toxic Tort and Construction practice groups. Mr. Williamson has experience handling insurance coverage litigation, construction litigation, business litigation, and insurance defense for product liability, general liability and construction defect. He has handled these cases from intake, through trial, and on appeal.

Mr. Williamson currently represents several construction and automotive industry clients in the defense of asbestos claims. He manages the firm’s representation of Hennessy Industries in asbestos litigation in California and leads the team that handles those cases.

In the construction field, Mr. Williamson has advised and represented clients in contract negotiation, mechanic’s lien claims, construction contract disputes and construction defect litigation. He has also represented and advised institutional property owners on construction issues. Mr. Williamson has represented virtually every sub-trade from underground utilities to roofing and skylights in both commercial and residential construction. Mr. Williamson has also represented design professionals in malpractice claims.


United States District Courts, Southern, Central, Northern and Eastern Districts of California
United States Court of Appeal, Ninth Circuit

Community Involvement

Mr. Williamson was General Counsel to a prominent non-profit institution in La Jolla for seven years and currently serves on the Board of Advisors of Camp Stevens, located in Julian.