SAN DIEGO — The California construction industry law firm of Finch, Thornton & Baird, LLP has added two lateral attorneys. This follows the addition of five attorneys in late 2017. The new attorneys are Justin M. Stoger and Marlene C. Nowlin.
Construction Law Attorney Justin M. Stoger Returns
Seasoned attorney Justin M. Stoger practices in diverse areas of construction law for both public and private works, business and commercial litigation, and insurance defense. He represents clients in all aspects of litigation, including as lead trial counsel. Mr. Stoger first worked for the firm from 2005 to 2013, and his return immediately strengthens Finch, Thornton & Baird’s already deep team of construction law experts. He is admitted to practice before all California and New York state courts, as well as the United States District Courts of California (all districts) and New York (Eastern and Southern districts). Mr. Stoger received his juris doctor from the University of Miami (Florida) School of Law, from which he graduated magna cum laude. He graduated cum laude from Boston University with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology.
Meet Litigation Attorney Marlene C. Nowlin
Attorney Marlene C. Nowlin has been a practicing litigator in the State of California since 1991, focusing on business and real estate disputes and litigation, construction law, intellectual property and trademark law, and defense of class actions. Licensed to practice before all California United States District Courts, including the United States Bankruptcy Courts, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, she has represented Fortune 500 clients and emerging companies alike with consistently beneficial results. Ms. Nowlin received her juris doctor from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Law, and graduated from California State University Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Accounting. She received her CPA license in 1989 and served as an auditor with KPMG.