Conor H. McElroy
Conor McElroy is a senior associate with the Firm. Mr. McElroy graduated from the University of Wisconsin - La Crosse, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology. He received a Juris Doctorate from University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law in 2006 and is admitted to practice in California and before the United States District Court, Eastern District and Central District.
Mr. McElroy has ten years of experience in the construction area, working on all aspects of private and public works construction projects. This has included avoiding and resolving construction disputes, delay claims, surety issues and construction defect matters. His experience has included litigation of construction matters as necessary. While the Firm represents only public agencies, his prior experience representing contractors and subcontractors, relating to their work on California public works projects, will be of great help to our school districts and other public agency clients. Mr. McElroy successfully prevailed on appeal and achieved a published appellate opinion from the Third Appellate District pertaining to a payment dispute relating to work on a UC Davis project. (Eggers Industries v. Flintco, Inc. (2011) 201 Cal. App. 4th 536.) Mr. McElroy has made presentations at seminars on numerous topics pertaining to construction issues including claims pertaining to public works projects. Mr. McElroy previously gained approximately five years hands-on construction experience working for a general building contractor before entering law school. Mr. McElroy is a member of our Contract and Construction Group, in addition to advising our public agency clients as to general counsel matters.