Shawna Perau Associate




Shawna Perau specializes in insurance defense and personal injury law. Matters include professional liability (legal malpractice, directors and officers, architects and engineers, and medical malpractice, including nursing home and pharmaceutical matters), product liability, environmental matters, trucking and transportation litigation, and complex tort and general casualty. 

Shawna previously worked at an insurance defense firm in West Palm Beach, Florida, where she specialized in construction law, as well as premises liability, automobile accident cases and complex business litigation. Shawna has handled various types of construction defect and breach of contract cases involving single-family homes, multi-building townhome communities and high rise condominiums. Clients included general contractors, design professionals and subcontract

Representative Matters

Assisted in obtaining dismissal of a premises liability action alleging client negligently performed electrical services at a commercial building. 

Obtained a favorable verdict in arbitration defending a developer and general contractor against a construction defect claim brought by a homeowners’ association.