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Douglas Kershaw Poulin

Douglas Kershaw Poulin

The Williams Firm
  • Construction Law, Real Estate Law
  • California
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Summary

Mr. Poulin is experienced in the areas of real estate, business, and construction litigation. He has trial experience in both state and Federal court, and has experience in all aspects of dispute resolution. Mr. Poulin has successfully represented clients in broker disputes, foreclosures, neighbor disputes, title insurance coverage, fraud, breach of contract, breach of lease and landlord-tenant issues. Real estate issues include construction defect cases, damages on behalf of contractors, subcontractors, architects and engineers in mechanic's liens, stop notice, payment and performance bond actions.

Prior to joining The Williams Firm, Mr. Poulin was an associate at the law firms, Skjerven, Morrill & MacPhereson and Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley. Mr. Poulin received his Juris Doctorate from Boston College Law School in 2000 and his undergraduate degree in Economics, Honors, from the University of St. Andrews in June 1997.

Education
Boston College Law School
Law Degree (2000)
Activities: Winner Wendell F. Grimes Moot Court Competition and Semi-Finalist, Top Ten Best Brief / Outstanding Oral Advocate; Quarterfinalist: Boston College Law School Mock Trial Competition; Finalist: A.B.A. Client Counseling Competition; Moot Court Honor Board: Co-Authored Constitutional Law Problem and Bench Memorandum for competition presided over by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia.
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University of St. Andrews
B.S. (1997) | Economics
Activities: Member, Old Union Debating Society
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Professional Experience
Associate
The Williams Firm
- Current
Associate
Berding & Weil
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Associate
Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley
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Associate
Skjerven, Morrill & MacPhereson
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Professional Associations
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Corporate Counsel and Business Attorneys and Real Estate Sections
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Current
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Economic Development Alliance for Business
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Current
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San Francisco Real Estate Exchange
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Current
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Belden Club Real Estate Organization
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Current
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Building Owners and Managers Association
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Current
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Bar of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California
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Current
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Bar of the United States District Court for the Central District of California
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Current
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Bar of the United States District Court for the Norther District of California
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Current
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California State Bar # 219253
Member
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
    If the client's matter is within the Firm's areas of expertise, the Firm will provide a free initial consultation for the first one-half hour of a meeting with one of the Firm's attorneys. Thereafter, the prospective client will be charged the Firm's current hourly billing rates.
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Discovery, Mastercard, Visa
Practice Areas
  • Construction Law
  • Real Estate Law
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The Williams Firm
1850 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Suite 340
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
USA
Telephone: (925) 933-9800
Fax: (925) 933-9810