12800 Center Court Drive
Cerritos, CA 90703
Joseph Rossini is a senior counsel in the Cerritos office of Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo. Mr. Rossini primarily represents contractors, subcontractors, school districts, architects, engineers, public entities and special districts. He has pursued and defended claims arising from defective design documents, professional negligence, delays, disruptions and changed conditions.
Mr. Rossini has represented clients in arbitrations, mediations, at trial and on appeal. His experience includes areas of bid disputes, claims, mechanic’s liens, stop notices and performance, payment and release bond actions on large public and private construction projects. In addition, Mr. Rossini has advised clients on the bidding, drafting and awarding of construction contract agreements for public works projects, construction management services and other professional services.
A few of Mr. Rossini’s most significant matters include defense of a school district against a contractor’s claim for $2.5 million that ultimately resulted in the district recovering $1 million on its cross-complaint; recovery of nearly $1 million in settlement of a claim by a third-tier contractor concerning the construction of a large hospital; and successful defenses of bid protests on behalf of a contractor and a school district for projects in excess of $1 million.
Mr. Rossini received his Bachelor of Science in Information Systems from the University of Redlands in 1995. He received his Juris Doctor from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1998.
Publications and Speaking Engagements
Mr. Rossini is a contributor to the firm’s publications.