Continuing Legal Education Offerings

KPAA is proud to offer free courses pertaining to construction defect litigation to our friends and colleagues in the Southern California region. We will come to your office and present valuable information on a variety of topics related to the construction defect litigation industry from the perspective of an architect, and we'll even buy you lunch. 

Contact Ron Tov (rontov@kpaa.com) to schedule one of KPAA's complimentary seminars.


KPAA is accredited though the State Bar of California to provide CLE (Continuing Legal Education) units to attendees of our courses.

Course Offerings

Currently KPAA offers three courses for credit:

Building Components

An overview of construction components, with the emphasis on those elements of construction most frequently at issue in construction defect cases. 

1 credit hour

Top 10 Defects

An overview of the ten most common categories for construction defect claims. The course is presented from the perspective of an architect with the purpose of empowering legal counsel to better understand the nature of common claims.

1 credit hour

Construction Documents

An overview of the documentation most commonly used in construction projects. Construction documents are integral to the contractual relationship of the various parties named in a construction defect claim. The course explains how to navigate construction documents and gives insight into how they define the scope of work, selection of materials, and standards for the various parties, as seen from the perspective of an architect.

1 credit hour