David Suchar and Jason Lien, attorneys in Maslon's Litigation Group, will present at the Network of Trial Law Firm's program "Mission: Possible — Winning Strategies for Litigation Management" on November 7-10 in San Diego, California. As conference co-chair, David will lead the conference and introduce conference presenters and participants. Jason will present a session titled "More Money, More Problems? The Use of Litigation Finance in Complex Litigation," where he will discuss the rising utilization of litigation financing in civil litigation, the types of cases in which it is being used most often, and the legal and ethical implications of using third-party funders.
David, a skilled trial attorney and former federal prosecutor, regularly represents clients in construction and insurance coverage disputes, government and internal investigations, and a variety of commercial litigation. In the 2019 Who's Who Legal worldwide ranking of construction law "Future Leaders," David was the sole ranked practitioner from the United States, described as "an impressive trial lawyer whose practice spans the spectrum of construction matters from insurance to payment claims." The 2019 edition of Chambers USA ranks David as one of the top Minnesota construction lawyers and notes that sources describe him as "an excellent attorney with a superb grasp of construction law." David serves on the Trial Network's Executive Committee and he has acted as first-chair trial counsel for a variety of bench and jury trials in courts across the country.
Jason focuses his litigation practice on representing clients from the construction, real estate, financial services, food, and railroad industries. He regularly appears in federal and state court on behalf of design-build firms, general contractors, architects, engineers, specialty contractors, property management companies, real estate owners, and lenders. A portion of Jason's practice also involves representing a major U.S. railroad in disputes throughout Minnesota and North Dakota. Recognized by Chambers USA for construction law in 2016-2019, he is described as "an esteemed trial lawyer with a wealth of experience assisting with litigation mandates relating to construction defects and insurance coverage issues."
For more information, go to: Mission: Possible — Winning Strategies for Litigation Management.