Areas of Practice
Practice-Specific Experience
Education
  • New England School of Law, J.D., 1981
  • Stonehill College, B.A., 1977
Bar & Court Admissions
  • District of Columbia
  • Massachusetts

Maurice A. Bergeron

Of Counsel
1330 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington DC 20036
TEL: +1 202 429 5509
FAX: +1 202 429 3902

Mike Bergeron is of counsel in the Washington office of Steptoe, where he is a member of the Litigation Department. Mr. Bergeron is a senior supervisory member of the national trial and coordinating counsel team for a major client's asbestos, silica, and welding rod litigation. He is also director of Steptoe's Construction Mediation Practice and operations director of the firm's Complex Litigation and Discovery Center.

Mr. Bergeron brings over 30 years of in-house corporate, law firm, and military experience. He has advised and counseled numerous companies, spanning many industries including construction, telecom, and transportation on a variety of critical business and legal matters.

Litigation
Mr. Bergeron has managed more than 100 lawsuits and arbitrations and handled many Dispute Review Board presentations and mediations. As in-house counsel, Mr. Bergeron has managed all phases of litigation, arbitration, and mediation including claim preparation, presentation, and defense. He has extensive experience litigating construction claims, handling risk analyses, and providing advice on labor, employment, and safety issues.

Corporate Counseling & Contracts
Mr. Bergeron has provided general corporate and contract counsel including writing, evaluating, and negotiating public and private contracts. He brings an added advantage as he has managed heavy and building construction projects and directed and supervised business and project development.

In the Air Force, Mr. Bergeron advised on more than 300 contracts when he served as Luke Air Force Base Chief of Civil Law. Many of these contracts involved renovating and expanding the world's largest Air Combat Command fighter training base.

Noteworthy

  • 2010 40-hour Harvard Law School Negotiation Institute Mediation Workshop, Certificate
  • Listed in the 2007 BTI Client Service All-Stars

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Professional Affiliations

  • Air Force Association
  • Board of Supervisors, Renaissance Community Development District