Construction Law-Business

Burr & Forman's construction attorneys provide advice and assistance to all sectors of the construction industry.

Our attorneys work with general contractors, private and public owners, subcontractors, suppliers, developers, architects, engineers, construction managers, program managers, insurers, and surety companies on all issues facing clients in the construction industry.

Examples include: 

  • Reviewing, drafting and negotiating private and public construction contracts.  Some of which include:
    • Owner/contractor agreements
    • Construction logistics
    • Construction management agreements
    • Equipment erection contracts
    • Equipment purchase contracts
    • Local, state and federal government contracts
    • Owner/architect agreements
    • Teaming agreements
  • Bidding and procurement
  • Building information modeling (BIM)
  • Business entity formation
  • Construction finance
  • Contract compliance, disputes, and terminations
  • Environmental review
  • General advice
  • Green building
  • Heavy industrial manufacturing
  • Insurance coverage analysis - CGL, E&O, OCIPs
  • Joint ventures
  • Licensing, including multi-jurisdictional licensing
  • Maritime Construction
  • Power distribution
  • Project delivery systems
  • Project documentation
  • Project neutral services  
  • Public-private partnerships
  • Risk identification and claim avoidance strategy

We assist our clients from the beginning of the project, with drafting and negotiating contracts, and throughout the project to lend advice and assist with claims avoidance.  If claims do arise, we have extensive experience to help resolve these claims.

Our Attorneys

John Agliano
Partner ~ Tampa, Florida|
(813) 367-5738
(813) 357-3502
John
Jeffrey Beaverstock
Partner ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8258
(251) 344-9696
Jeffrey
Daniel Burkard
Associate ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8220
(251) 344-9696
Daniel
C. William Daniels, Jr.
Partner ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8236
(251) 344-9696
Ronald Farley
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5185
(205) 244-5633
Ronald
William Fishburne, III
~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5171
(205) 244-5634
William
Deborah Fisher
Retired Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5295
(205) 244-5635
Deborah
Nancy Fouad Carey
Associate ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5425
(205) 244-5603
Nancy
Douglas Gartenlaub
Partner ~ Orlando, Florida|
(407) 540-6643
(321) 249-0517
Douglas
Cheri Gatlin
Partner ~ Jackson, Mississippi|
(601) 709-3444
(866) 443-1596
Cheri
Robert Given
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5308
(205) 244-5645
Robert
Jesse Graham, Jr.
Partner ~ Orlando, Florida|
(407) 540-6615
(321) 249-0525
Jesse
Jack Kowalski
Partner ~ Atlanta, Georgia|
(404) 685-4274
(404) 214-7394
Jack
John Lassiter
Partner ~ Jackson, Mississippi|
(601) 709-3432
(866) 443-1583
John
Christopher Meyer
Associate ~ Jackson, Mississippi|
(601) 709-3455
(601) 355-5150
Samuel Nelson
Partner ~ Orlando, Florida|
(407) 540-6653
(321) 249-0592
Samuel
Jason Nimmer
Counsel ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8202
(251) 706-3513
Jason
Peter Vilmos
Partner ~ Orlando, Florida|
(407) 540-6622
(407) 650-2955
Peter
David Wanhatalo
Partner ~ Birmingham, Alabama|
(205) 458-5179
(205) 244-5750
David
Thomas Wood
Partner ~ Mobile, Alabama|
(251) 345-8203
(251) 706-2412
Thomas

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