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Janine Loetscher Appointed Legal Advisor for the Association of Women Contractors


Bassford Remele Construction Practice Group Co-Chair Janine Loetscher has been appointed Legal Advisor for the Association of Women Contractors (AWC). The AWC is one of the construction industry's preeminent trade associations.

  • The Association of Women Contractors is driven by just one goal – to empower women business owners and service providers. Since its inception in 1995, the AWC has grown into a diverse community of more than 200 professionals working on some of the biggest commercial, residential and transportation projects in the state of Minnesota.
  • What differentiates the AWC from any other construction associations? The willingness of its members to lend a helping hand. Teamwork and collaboration are at the heart of everything we do.
  • Which is why our members can always trust each other for professional guidance and assistance even in the toughest of crises.

Janine Loetscher is a litigator with substantial large-scale loss experience, whose practice focuses in construction, insurance coverage, products liability, and personal injury matters. Janine represents corporations and individuals in state, district, and appellate courts, and also in mediation and other ADR venues. She has represented clients in numerous trials, obtaining defense and favorable verdicts, and she has frequently obtained favorable results on dispositive motions. Janine has defended contractors and individuals in construction defect lawsuits, and has represented both insurers and policyholders on numerous coverage issues. She has significant experience in the products liability arena, particularly defending clients against fire, explosion, and catastrophic loss claims. Janine serves as Co-Chair of Bassford Remele's Diversity Equity Inclusion Team and its Associate Development Committee.

Bassford Remele proudly serves as local and national counsel for many major corporations and Fortune 500 Companies and is a go-to litigation firm representing local, national, and international clients in state and federal courts across the region.

Bassford Remele | February 22, 2023