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Practice Areas

Mr. Shapiro is senior counsel in Baker Donelson's Construction Group where he represents owners, general contractors, subcontractors, suppliers and design professionals in construction disputes in state and federal courts, arbitration and mediation.


Licensed in Georgia and D.C.

Professional Memberships

Mr. Shapiro is a co-founder of the Georgia Legal Services Program. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Construction Lawyers. He is a member of the Atlanta Bar Association and a past-chair of the Construction Law Section. He is also a member of the Georgia and American Bar Associations and of the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. Mr. Shapiro is a past president of the Associated Builders and Contractors of Georgia, Inc.


Emory University School of Law, J.D., 1967, law review; Emory University, B.A., 1965. Former Trustee of Emory University. U.S. Naval Reserve, Judge Advocate General Corps., LTCDR, 1968-1976.