Mary A. Salamone Named Fellow of Litigation Counsel of America
CERRITOS, Calif. — Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo is pleased to announce that Mary A. Salamone, a partner in the firm’s Facilities, Construction and Property Practice Group, has been selected as a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America (LCA). Over her nearly three decade career, Ms. Salamone has handled multi-million dollar disputes on high profile, complex construction projects and achieved favorable settlements and judgments on behalf of her clients. She has been retained by numerous counties, municipalities and other governmental agencies to assist in their construction-related disputes and in the development of their contract documents. She has also represented some of the largest general contractors, both in California and nationally, in claims arising from large scale construction projects. Ms. Salamone graduated with Phi Beta Kappa distinction from the University of Rochester and earned her Juris Doctor from Cornell Law. She is AV®-Preeminent™ rated with LexisNexis®/Martindale Hubbell®, which is a rating given to only 2% of the lawyers in the country. Ms. Salamone has been repeatedly recognized by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, in the field of construction law.
The LCA is a trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. Fellowship in the LCA is highly selective and by invitation only. Fellows are selected based upon excellence and accomplishment in litigation, both at the trial and appellate levels, and superior ethical reputation. The LCA is aggressively diverse in its composition. Established as a trial and appellate lawyer honorary society reflecting the American bar in the twenty-first century, the LCA represents the best in law among its membership. The number of Fellowships has been kept at an exclusive limit by design, allowing qualifications, diversity and inclusion to align effectively, with recognition of excellence in litigation across all segments of the bar. Fellows are generally at the partner or shareholder level, or are independent practitioners with recognized experience and accomplishment. In addition, the LCA is dedicated to promoting superior advocacy, professionalism and ethical standards among its Fellows.