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Eric M. Khodadian

Associate
+1.310.552.5039
Fax +1.310.552.5001
Eric Khodadian is an associate in the firm’s Los Angeles office and a member of the construction and engineering practice group focusing on litigation, risk management, and transactional services within the construction industry. .

Professional Background

Prior to joining K&L Gates, Eric Khodadian was a construction associate at another law firm, where he represented owners, contractors, and design professionals in construction litigation, including, but not limited to, claims of delay, defect, breach of contract/warranty, negligence, personal injury, wrongful death, and products/strict liability involving both public and private projects such as construction of water treatment plants, dams, processing facilities, commercial buildings, and private residences.

Before entering private practice, Eric served in the Antitrust Section of the California Office of the Attorney General as a University of Southern California grant recipient. In that capacity, he investigated and helped prosecute anticompetitive conduct, including hospital contracting and boycotting practices, sham patent litigation in the smart thermostat industry, and interference claims in the portable clinical chemistry system industry. Eric also provided litigation support for the Corporate Fraud division’s securities fraud cases.

Professional/Civic Activities

  • Vice Chair, Defense Research Institute, Construction Committee Newsletter, 2014-2016
  • Conference Steering Committee Member, Defense Research Institute, Construction Committee, 2015-2016
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals, 2016
  • Los Angeles Conservancy, 2015-2016

Speaking Engagements

  • Speaker, “In Defense of Engineers: Risk Management Tools and Legal Case Studies,” ASCE, LA Chapter, May 2016