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Jones Walker LLP Attorneys Recognized on the 2017 Georgia Super Lawyers List
February 22, 2017

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ATLANTA, February 22, 2017—Jones Walker LLP is pleased to announce that Neal J. Sweeney, a partner in the firm's Atlanta office, has been recognized in the 2017 edition of Georgia Super Lawyers in the area of Construction Litigation, and William J. Shaughnessy, an associate in the firm's Atlanta office, has been named to the 2017 Georgia Super Lawyers Rising Stars list in the area of Construction Litigation.


Neal J. Sweeney
has been serving the construction industry for 30 years, focusing exclusively on construction law and government contracts, with extensive experience on major infrastructure and P3 projects, such as transit, airports, highways, wastewater treatment, and tunnels.

William J. Shaughnessy focuses his practice on construction and infrastructure projects, contract review and negotiation, and construction litigation. He currently represents a design-build contractor on a $125 million dispute on a major Texas Transportation construction project with issues involving extra work, delay, lost productivity and disruption, differing site conditions, and cumulative impact.

Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, is a research-driven, peer-influenced rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The mission of Super Lawyers is to bring visibility to those attorneys who exhibit excellence in practice.

About Jones Walker
Jones Walker LLP is among the 120 largest law firms in the United States, serving local, regional, national, and international business interests with offices in Alabama, Arizona, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, New York, Ohio, and Texas. The firm is committed to providing a comprehensive range of legal services to major multinational, public, and private corporations, Fortune® 500 companies, money center banks, worldwide insurers, and emerging companies doing business in the United States and abroad. 

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