Michael C. Menghini’s practice focuses on construction defects, construction products liability and commercial litigation. His clients include homeowner associations, condominium associations, homeowners and business owners.
In October 2018, Mr. Menghini and co-counsel, Mari Perczak, obtained a $21.1 Million settlement on behalf of a Boulder condominium association related to fire sprinkler, building envelope, civil grading and drainage, and HVAC defects. Earlier in 2018, Mr. Menghini and Ms. Perczak finalized a $4 Million settlement on behalf of another condominium association in Boulder related to stucco and other building envelope defects.
In 2017, Mr. Menghini and Ms. Perczak obtained a $5.9 Million arbitration award on behalf of a 59-unit condominium association in Fort Collins involving various moisture management, building envelope, shear wall and civil defects. Also in 2017, Mr. Menghini and Ms. Perczak secured a $3.25 Million settlement on behalf of a 16-unit condominium association involving significant water intrusion, structural deterioration, stucco defects, and fire protection defects.
Mr. Menghini has earned the top AV® Preeminent Rating, 5.0 out of 5.0, from Martindale Hubbell, one of the nation’s leading legal directors. In 2016 – 2019, he was selected by Colorado Super Lawyers® as a “Rising Star” in the area of Construction Defect Litigation. Prior to his time in Colorado, he was selected by Wisconsin Super Lawyers ® as a “Rising Star” from 2012-2015 in the area of Business Litigation. In 2014, the Wisconsin Law Journal selected Mr. Menghini as one of Wisconsin’s 26 “Up-and-Coming Lawyers.”
Mike enjoys spending his free time with his lovely wife, Maureen, and their three trouble-making children, Bernadette, Paul and Michael, Jr. You can find them skiing, playing tennis or horseback riding and chasing cattle around New Mexico. Mike is originally from Iron Mountain in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
AV Preeminent® Rating, 5.0 out of 5.0, Martindale - Hubbell
Selected to Colorado Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, 2016 - 2019
Selected to Wisconsin Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, 2012 - 2014
Up and Coming Lawyer, the Wisconsin Law Journal, 2014 – Selected by peers as one of 26 attorneys in the state of Wisconsin.
J.D., 2009, Marquette University Law School, with honors
B.S., 2006, Accounting, Franciscan University, with honors
Colorado Bar Association
Wisconsin Bar Association