Lauren M. Charneski is Special Counsel in DWK’s San Francisco office, representing school and community college districts, and other nonprofit education entities, in a variety of construction, business, and charter school matters. Her focus provides a balanced understanding of the financial, administrative, and operational issues that often overlap practice areas.
Lauren’s construction experience includes representing owners, developers, and lessors in connection with construction design disputes, delay claims environmental claims, scope of work disputes, and construction defect claims. Her business, property, and finance experience includes advising regarding funding, citizen’s oversight committees, indemnity issues, and land use. Her charter experience includes advising on charter petitions, charter school oversight, and facilities usage.
Prior to joining the firm, Lauren was an associate at two international firms, representing public and private clients in construction and commercial litigation.