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Members of the Construction Practice Group are nationally recognized in the representation of construction sureties. Our attorneys have extensive experience handling defaults and takeovers, negotiating takeover agreements, and representing sureties in litigation and arbitration in payment bond and performance bond claims.

Representative Matters

• Represented a major national surety in numerous payment and performance bond claims across Mississippi and Alabama, for more than 20 years.

• Successfully negotiated takeover agreements for numerous multi-million dollar projects.

• Successfully defended a surety in a performance bond claim valued at more than $30 million, resulting in a complete release of the surety.

• Successfully defended multiple bad faith claims.

Publications

  • "Declaring an Early Victory: Effectively Using Declaratory Judgment to Timely Resolve Fundamental Contract Interpretation Disputes on Federal Government Contracts"
    The Construction Lawyer,
    Journal of the ABA Forum on Construction Law, Summer 2016