People: Katerina M. Polychronopoulos, Associate

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Katerina M. Polychronopoulos

Associate

San Francisco
Direct: 415-544-1024
Other Phone: 415-544-1024
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Ms. Polychronopoulos is an associate in the Construction and Government Contracts department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP’s San Francisco office.

Ms. Polychronopoulos counsels clients on a wide variety of government contracts and construction law issues ranging from small private construction disputes to complex public engineering, heavy construction and building disputes. Her experience includes million-dollar complex construction disputes including: differing site conditions; delay and change order claims; and lien and bond claims. Prior to joining Seyfarth, Katerina was an associate at one of the nation’s oldest firms to focus primarily on construction and government contracting. She served as an extern for the Honorable David G. Bernthal in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois and as a law clerk for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Central District of Illinois during law school.

Ms. Polychronopoulos is an associate in the Construction and Government Contracts department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP’s San Francisco office.

Ms. Polychronopoulos counsels clients on a wide variety of government contracts and construction law issues ranging from small private construction disputes to complex public engineering, heavy construction and building disputes. Her experience includes million-dollar complex construction disputes including: differing site conditions; delay and change order claims; and lien and bond claims. Prior to joining Seyfarth, Katerina was an associate at one of the nation’s oldest firms to focus primarily on construction and government contracting. She served as an extern for the Honorable David G. Bernthal in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois and as a law clerk for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Central District of Illinois during law school.

Education

  • J.D., University of Illinois College of Law, magna cum laude (2012)

    • Editor, Illinois Business Law Journal
  • B.S., University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (2009)

Admissions

  • California

Courts

  • United States District Court for the Northern District of California
  • Supreme Court of California

Affiliations

  • NAWIC, San Francisco Chapter
  • San Francisco Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Presentations

  • "What’s Not a False Claim Anymore?," Webinar, sponsored by the ABA Forum on Construction Law (May 18, 2017)

Publications

  • Co-Author, "Claiming Misdemeanors to Avoid in Drafting Patent Claims," Bloomberg Law Reports (November 29, 2010)

Accolades

  • Diversity Scholarship, 2016 Fall Regional Meeting, ABA Forum on Construction Law