Seattle Partner Peter Mintzer to Speak at CLM Construction Conference and FETTI Conference in September

September 26, 2019

Peter Mintzer, the Managing Partner of Selman Breitman's Pacific Northwest Group, will be a speaker at two events in late September.

On September 26th, Peter will participate in a session at the CLM 2019 Construction  Conference in San Diego.  Peter will join a panel of noted environmental professionals in a session entitled Environmental Claims Arising from Construction and Redevelopment Projects.  His co-presenters will be Adena S. Edwards (Assistant Vice-President, Environmental & Crisis Management Claims, Starr Adjustment Services, Inc., New York), Brian Margolies (Partner, Kaufman, Borgeest & Ryan, LLP, New York), Andrew Sargent (Senior Manager, Environmental, Simon Property Group, Indianapolis), and Catherine Pierce (Executive Vice President, Environmental, Vertex Engineering, Inc., Charlotte). The CLM Construction Conference covers all aspects of insurance, risk, and claims management related to the construction industry, including construction defects, construction site injuries, coverage and subcontractor issues, risk management, and new technologies. Click here to learn more about this year's seminar. 

The following day, Peter will travel to Chicago to speak at the National Forum for Environmental and Toxic Tort Issues (FETTI) 2019 Annual Conference.  In a session entitled, Cutting Edge Techniques in Resolution of Natural Resource Damage Claims at Superfund Sediment Sites, Peter and co-presenters Scott Lockert (Partner, RestorCap, LLC, Seattle), and David C. Weber (Partner, Beveridge & Diamond, PC, Seattle) will offer insights into this complex topic.  The annual FETTI Conference is an educational and networking event for insurance claims professionals to obtain insights from nationally-recognized speakers on a broad range of environmental issues, particularly those impacting the insurance industry.  For more information, please visit the event page

Peter works with the firm's Insurance Coverage, Toxic Tort/Environmental, and Construction Law practice groups.  He represents insurers in complex insurance coverage matters, particularly in the areas of environmental, toxic torts, construction defect, product defect, general liability, and professional liability matters. He also represents businesses and governmental entities in product liability, construction defect, environmental, class action, professional liability, and toxic exposure matters.