Golden Nugget Atlantic City
600 Huron Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
Areas of Professional Practice: 6.00
Course book included with all formats
An Advanced-Level Guide to Complex Construction Law Issues
On any construction project, seemingly simple issues can quickly become complex if not handled correctly. That's why it's essential to have an in-depth understanding of critical construction project legal matters that have the potential to cause severe headaches for your clients. In this advanced-level course, our experienced faculty will share their decades of construction law experience and will provide you with valuable tools you can use to help your clients through change order disasters, project delay disagreements, construction defect disputes and more. Provide your clients with the best representation possible by expanding your knowledge of complicated construction project issues - register today!
This advanced level seminar on complex construction law issues is for:
including - Ethics: 1.20
This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the Supreme Court of New Jersey for 7.20 hours of total CLE credit. Of these, 1.20 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism.
including - Ethics: 1.00 Areas of Professional Practice: 6.00
This course has been approved in accordance with the requirements of the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for a maximum of 7.0 credit hours. 6.0 hours can be applied to the Areas of Professional Practice requirement and 1.0 hour can be applied toward the ethics and professionalism requirement. This live format program is appropriate for experienced attorneys.
including - Ethics: 1.00
This program has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for a total of 6.0 hours, including 5.0 hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit and 1.0 hour of ethics, professionalism or substance abuse CLE credit.
NBI, Inc. is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU. NBI, Inc. is authorized by IACET to offer 0.60 CEUs for this program. At the end of the program, participants must complete a self-assessment in order to receive credit. 100% attendance is required. (Provider #1004558)
Upon completion of this course, attendee will be able to: 1. Identify two construction contract provisions that can potentially cause difficulties down the road. 2. Differentiate between real and perceived changes to a construction project. 3. Describe two pieces of documentation needed to prove construction project delays and damages. 4. Identify two different types of indemnity clauses. 5. Describe the most common additional insured endorsements in a CGL policy. 6. State from recall how defective construction may be considered an occurrence under a CGL policy. 7. Differentiate between direct and consequential damages. 8. Describe how attorneys should deal with unrepresented parties in an ethically responsible manner.
STEVEN A. BERKOWITZ is an attorney with Berkowitz & Associates, P.C, where his practice areas include construction law, labor and employment law, commercial limitation, creditor rights, federal contracting, and architect and engineer. He also is an arbitrator appointed to the prestigious American Arbitration Association panel of neutrals. Mr. Berkowitz's bar admissions include the state of New Jersey, the U.S. District Court, and the American Arbitration Association. He earned his B.S.M.E. degree from the University of Maryland, College of Engineering, and his J.D. degree from Rutgers University. (Atlantic City location)
BARRY B. BRAMBLE is an attorney, construction consultant and expert witness with more than 30 years of experience in the construction industry analyzing and resolving disputes and claims on a wide variety of construction projects. He has served as in-house counsel, construction claims consultant, expert witness and advisory counsel to attorneys of record. Mr. Bramble is a recognized authority in the specialized area of delay, disruption and other construction claims, and has provided expert testimony in various legal forums in the United States and internationally. He also serves as an arbitrator on the American Arbitration Association's Construction Industry Panel. Mr. Bramble has co-authored several books on construction contract claims and disputes resolution, including the treatise Construction Delay Claims, now in its fifth edition. He is a popular instructor and speaker for professional societies and industry groups on construction and legal issues throughout the U.S. and internationally. Mr. Bramble is a member of the bars of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. (Princeton and Atlantic City locations)
JAMES H. LANDGRAF is of counsel with Dilworth Paxson LLP. He has more than 40 years of experience handling construction contracting, construction litigation, and complex commercial and business litigation. Mr. Landgraf earned his B.A. degree from Muhlenberg College and his J.D. degree from Rutgers University School of Law. He is certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a civil trial attorney. Mr. Landgraf is admitted to practice in New Jersey, as well as before the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey and the U.S. Third Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a member of the American (co-chair, Litigation Section, Real Estate, Condemnation and Trust Litigation Committee and former co-chair, Litigation Section, Construction Litigation Committee; member, Forum on the Construction Industry; member, Public Contract Law Section), New Jersey State (member and former co-chair, Construction Industry Section; member and subcommittee chair, Renewable Energy and Clean Tech Committee) and Burlington County bar associations, and is a member of the Construction Lawyers' Society of America. His construction industry clients include owners, contractors, subcontractors and suppliers on institutional, governmental, commercial and residential projects. (Princeton location)
JAMES M. MCMAHON is an attorney with China Construction America. His practice focuses on construction law and litigation. Mr. McMahon is a member of the New Jersey State, New York State and Massachusetts bar associations; the New Jersey State Bar Association‘s Construction Law Section; the Federal District Courts of New Jersey and New York; and the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. He is also an active member of the New Jersey Association of General Contractors and the New Jersey Utility and Transportation Contractors Association, serving on the Association's Legislative Affairs Committee. Mr. McMahon earned his B.A. and B.S. degrees from Boston College, and his J.D. degree, cum laude, from Suffolk University Law School. (Princeton and Atlantic City locations)
RICHARD H. STEEN is the founding member of Richard H. Steen, LLC, Attorneys at Law where he practices in the areas of construction and complex commercial disputes and alternative dispute resolution (ADR). He serves as an arbitrator and mediator for the state and federal courts, the American Arbitration Association, and in private proceedings. Mr. Steen is a past president of the New Jersey State Bar Association. He is a past chair of the NJSBA Construction Law Section and was the founding chair of the Dispute Resolution Section. Mr. Steen has served on several New Jersey Supreme Court committees, and is a master and a past president of the Justice Marie L. Garibaldi American Inn of Court for Alternative Dispute Resolution. He is a fellow of the American Bar Foundation and the National Conference of Bar Presidents, and has served as a delegate to the ABA House of Delegates. Mr. Steen served on the Steering Committee of Division 1, Dispute Avoidance and Resolution, of the ABA Forum on the Construction Industry and as co-chair of the Construction Subcommittee of the ADR Committee of the Litigation Section. He is a noted author, trainer and lecturer on construction law and ADR. Mr. Steen is a contributing author of "Partnering in Design and Construction" and "The Construction Dispute Resolution Formbook" and editor of two special issues of New Jersey Lawyer - the Magazine devoted to alternative dispute resolution and construction law. He lectures for the American Bar Association, Practicing Law Institute, New Jersey Judicial College, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, Council of State Governments, National Business Institute, and many other educational, industry and professional organizations. Mr. Steen holds a B.S. degree from Drexel University, and is a graduate of the Seton Hall University School of Law where he was a founding director of the Seton Hall Legislative Bureau and the first co-editor-in-chief of the Seton Hall Legislative Journal. (Princeton and Atlantic City locations)
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