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Slates Harwell LLP

Construction

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What the team is known for

A noted construction dispute practice, acting for contractors in claims resulting from construction and development projects. Also brings expertise in the homebuilding sector, advising builders on a range of contractual and regulatory issues. Offers wider experience in IP and branding matters.

Strengths

One client comments: "If we have a problem, question or issue, we schedule a call and it is addressed immediately."

Another adds: "Its attorneys are very knowledgeable in construction."

Work highlights

Represented general contractor EMJ Corporation in a $5 million payment dispute with TM Willow Bend Shops, for construction of a movie theater project.

Notable practitioners

Colbie Brazell represents a range of sector clients in design, defect insurance coverage and contract disputes.
"She is extremely responsive and has great judgment. She is able to weigh the business and legal factors and provide a practical answer in succinct form."

Gene Blanton has notable experience representing clients in various construction contracting matters. He is particularly noted for his disputes work.
"Gene has good legal knowledge." "Gene is firm but fair with a hard-charging approach when required."

Gregory Harwell represents contractors and developers in the negation of construction contracts, as well as in the litigation or arbitration of disputes. He has notable expertise in cases involving bond claims and mechanics’ liens.
"Harwell is a fantastic litigator."

John Slates is praised for his construction disputes-focused practice. He acts for prominent contractors and homebuilders. He also ably advises clients on design and construction agreements.
"John Slates is fantastic at contract negotiation." "John has a good mind for litigation strategy; he knows how to make things happen and he knows how to win." "John is extremely efficient and effective in all aspects of his work."

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Construction Department

Slates Harwell LLP

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1700 Pacific, Suite 3800

Dallas

Texas

USA

TX 75201

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Texas

Construction


Colbie Brazell Campbell
Up and Coming
Gene Blanton
Band 3
Gregory A Harwell
Band 2
John Slates
Band 2