Glenn E. Turner, III has more than 25
years of experience litigating construction disputes. He has tried cases
to verdict in complicated construction matters involving issues related
to structural steel welding, timely completion of the work and matters
involving intricate issues of contract interpretation and surety law.
Mr. Turner has tried cases before juries, judges and arbitrators. Mr.
Turner has represented a number of municipal governments, general
contractors, subcontractors and material suppliers in complex
multi-party litigation with tremendous results. Mr. Turner views his
involvement in pretrial preparation as essential to obtaining favorable
settlements, awards, verdicts and judgments. Mr. Turner is also an
experienced appellate advocate who recently has achieved two reversals
of decisions made by courts against his clients. Mr. Turner works
closely with his clients to develop a team approach to any litigation.
He is currently and consistently rated as a leading California construction law attorney by Chambers USA Directory of Leading Lawyers since 2012 and has been named by Southern California Super Lawyers magazine
as one of the top attorneys in Southern California for construction
litigation. Mr. Turner is also AV® Rated Preeminent™ by
Mr. Turner is a frequent speaker at numerous construction associations
and organizations and provides seminars on California construction law
topics to many groups including National Electrical Contractors
Association, Associated Builders & Contractors, National Association
of Women Construction and the Building Industry Credit Association. He
is often a construction law guest speaker for various UCLA Extension
classes. Mr. Turner is admitted to practice before all State and Federal
Courts in the State of California. He is a member of the Los Angeles
County Bar Association and the State Bar of California. Most recently,
Mr. Turner obtained a $52,000,000 unanimous jury verdict in favor of his
client, the City of Victorville, for the failed Foxburough power plant
Pepperdine University (J.D.), Malibu, CA, 1980
Arizona State University (M.B.A.), 1977
Arizona State University (B.S.), 1975
State Bar of California
Los Angeles County Bar Association
Speaker, The Seminar Group's California Construction Law Seminar, (October 1-2, 2015)
Speaker, The Seminar Group's California Construction Law Seminar, Construction Changes/Differing Site Conditions, (September 17-18 2014)
Luncheon Speaker, Gibbs Giden 17th Annual Review Preview California Construction Law Seminar
(Jan. 2011). Topic: Case Study, Carter & Burgess v. City of Victorville (2010)
Moderator and Speaker, GIbbs Giden 16th Annual Review Preview California Construction Law
Seminar (Jan. 2010). Speaking Topic: Mechanic’s Lien Law Update
Speaker, California Continuing Education of the Bar: Mechanic’s Liens and Other Remedies
(March 20, 2009).
Speaker, Gibbs Giden 15th Annual Review Preview Construction Law Seminar (Feb. 2009).
Guest Speaker, UCLA Extension (2009 & 2010).
PublicationsG. Turner, Chapter Thirteen, Contractor Claims, and Chapter Fourteen, Owner Claims, CALIFORNIA CONSTRUCTION LAW (HLK Global Communications, Inc., 2007).
HONORS AND AWARDS
AV® Preeminent Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell (highest rating)
Ranked by Southern California Super Lawyers, 2007-2017
Chambers USA Leading Individual, California Construction, 2005-2017
Listed in Best Lawyers®
Southern California Public Power Authority
City of Victorville
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