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Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Construction

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What the team is known for

Experienced in large project development for sectors including public infrastructure, transportation and energy. Has significant experience in handling domestic and international construction disputes, and provides expert guidance on a variety of matters, including EPC agreements, government contracting and bid protests. Regularly advises clients from sectors including real estate, retail, energy, healthcare and utilities.

Work highlights

Represented the Transbay Joint Powers Authority on all construction-related matters pertaining to the development of a $4.5 billion transit center in the heart of San Francisco including a dispute valued at $35 million.

Notable practitioners

Michael McKeeman in San Francisco and Alison Ashford in New York are key contacts at the firm.

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Overview

With one of the largest and most experienced construction law practices in the United States, Seyfarth Shaw provides clients the benefits of a classic construction boutique supported by the resources of a large full-service firm. We represent clients—developers, contractors, owners, architects, engineers, subcontractors and lenders—in all phases of construction projects, from inception to completion, domestically and abroad.

Although we have traditionally maintained a strong litigation dimension to the practice, our expertise extends to all non-contentious aspects of construction project development and government contracts work. Our client roster features a large number of contractors and engineers. We have extensive government contracts expertise representing both private parties contracting with the government and government entities. Significant expertise includes, handling protests, claims, and litigation. International work is a growing feature of the practice, and we continue to successfully expand our relationships with foreign construction companies and project owners operating overseas working on some of the largest international projects.

We are particularly strong in handling large, complex project disputes such as those involving stadiums, infrastructure developments, power plants and wastewater treatment centers. To learn more about our national litigation and counseling capabilities, visit www.seyfarth.com/Construction.

Industries

Aerospace & Defense

Chemicals

Commercial & Professional Services

Construction & Materials

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Education

Energy

Financial Services

Government

Industrial Engineering

Insurance

Real Estate

Real Estate Finance

Sports

Transportation

Travel & Leisure

Utilities

Construction

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

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Location

233 S. Wacker Drive

Suite 8000

Chicago

Illinois

USA

IL 60606-6448

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