Representative Matters

  • Representation of a university foundation in litigation against a developer and contractor for defective construction of residence halls
  • Representation of a power plant owner in litigation involving two power plant projects and $50 million dollars in delay and additional compensation claims
  • Representation of the owner of a Michigan Avenue high rise building in Chicago, Illinois in litigation against a general contractor for defective precast concrete
  • Defended claims relating to the failed sale of a former steel mill in West Virginia
  • Preparation and negotiation of design and construction agreements for university stadium complex
  • Defended claims for alleged defective steel supplied in connection with O’Hare Airport expansion
  • Successfully defended a national retailer in litigation seeking to stop construction of retailer's signature gallery in New York City
  • Have handled multiple commercial and industrial landlord/tenant disputes
  • Preparation and negotiation of construction contracts, and acted as project counsel, for downtown Chicago hotel
  • Preparation and negotiation of design and construction agreements for university residence hall and retail complex
  • Defense of a curtainwall contractor in multi-million dollar delay and defect claims involving a downtown office building
  • Defense of a wastewater engineering firm in claims for defective design and construction of a municipal wastewater treatment facility
  • Defended a developer of a housing development in the South Loop area of Chicago, Illinois against claims by a general contractor for a multi-million dollar claim for extras and delay claims. Also prosecuted owner's defect claims
  • Successfully represented a commercial equipment manufacturer against a motor manufacturer for defective motors supplied and incorporated in the equipment
  • Obtained a dismissal of all claims made against a copper tube manufacturer by air conditioner coil manufacturers for alleged defective copper tube
  • Representation of mezzanine lenders in disputes arising from the foreclosures of large horizontal residential projects in California
  • Representation of a general contractor in a minority participation compliance arbitration arising from the construction of a major league baseball stadium
  • Representation of a hotel in claims against architectural firm for defective design of electrical systems
  • Defended a developer in litigation brought by a condominium homeowner association for alleged construction defects arising from the conversion of an office building to condominiums
  • Representation of lenders in foreclosures against owners of diverse properties and defense of lender liability claims
  • Representation of a lender in the foreclosure of a downtown office building arising from exterior facade failures