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Peckar & Abramson, P.C.

Construction

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What the team is known for

Represents general contractors and construction managers, with experience in projects across Florida as well as in Latin America. Notable expertise in public-private partnership projects, as well as regulatory counseling. Experienced in mediation, arbitration and litigation. Able to draw on the firm's market-leading nationwide presence, which includes offices in New York, Texas and Washington, DC.

Strengths

Clients say: "We consider Peckar the premier firm in the country; it offers outstanding all-round service."

Notable practitioners

Adam Handfinger has wide-ranging construction expertise represents clients in both construction contracts and disputes, especially defect and bond claims.
"A particularly outstanding construction lawyer with tremendous depth of knowledge and a super pragmatic approach."

Gary Stein represents the full range of construction industry clients in a variety of construction disputes including defect, lien and delay claims. He is especially active in civil infrastructure and energy project development and disputes.
"A top-level lawyer with a well-rounded practice and experience."

Jerry Brodsky advises contractors and other construction professionals on transactional matters as well as disputes. As well as advising on cases in Florida, he has a notable Latin American practice.

Melinda Gentile is an impressive construction attorney, whose experience includes advising clients on a broad range of contentious matters. She also offers extensive experience in construction procurement and bid protests.
"A dynamic lawyer with a really comprehensive knowledge of construction law."

Stephen Reisman combines his impressive construction practice with his vice chairmanship of the firm, in which capacity he provides comprehensive advice on all aspects of high-profile construction projects.

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Overview

Long known for leadership and innovation in construction law, Peckar & Abramson's Results First℠ approach extends to a broad array of legal services — all delivered with a commitment to efficiency, value and client service since 1978.  Now, with more than 100 attorneys in ten U.S. offices and affiliations around the globe, our capabilities extend farther and deeper than ever.  Our experience in the courtroom and in dispute resolution, coupled with our ability to provide genuinely insightful legal advice and commercial representation, help a wide range of clients maximize opportunities, meet challenges, solve problems and manage risk.

We draft and negotiate the contracts. We close the deals. We provide guidance, training and risk management support throughout the life cycle of projects. Our Contracts, Project Documentation and Risk Management Group is involved in many hundreds of major construction transactions every year. Our decades-long experience coupled with our long-term view provides us with an understanding of the industry in its every nuance and many facets. The breadth of our exposure to every issue that affects the industry affords us a singular perspective.

Industries

Construction

Construction

Peckar & Abramson, P.C.

firm
Location

One Southeast Third Avenue

Suite 2000

Miami

Florida

USA

FL 33131

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Florida

Construction


Adam Handfinger
Band 5
Gary M Stein
Band 3
Jerry Brodsky
Band 3
Melinda S Gentile
Band 2
Stephen H Reisman
Band 1