Our attorneys are experienced litigators, accustomed to handling a dispute from its inception through any necessary appeals. Our attorneys have appeared before state and/or federal courts in South Carolina, North Carolina, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Maryland, Virginia, Texas and Tennessee.
Our attorneys have participated in arbitration in many jurisdictions across the United States and are knowledgeable regarding industry arbitration rules, as well as federal and state acts affecting arbitration proceedings.
Our attorneys have participated in mediations administered by the American Arbitration Association, as well as numerous other private adjudications services, i.e., Duke University Mediation Services, Americord, Bickerman Dispute Resolution, JAMS, etc
Insurance / Bonds
Our attorneys are knowledgeable regarding insurance and/or surety requirements and are familiar with industry forms and coverages used to allocate and address risks. Our attorneys regularly assist clients in evaluating the interplay between contract provisions and such risk-allocation documents.
Our attorneys have also appeared before agencies charged with the regulation of many aspects of the construction industry, including licensing matters, bid protests, and/or contract controversies.
Seminars / Conferences
Our attorneys are often called upon to participate as speakers and lecturers on construction industry topics by construction industry trade organizations. Additionally, our attorneys frequently tailor in-house seminars for clients, aimed at assisting them and developing and refining their internal procedures and practices relating to avoiding and/or addressing construction claims and issues.
Contract / Review
Our attorneys are experienced and knowledgeable of industry standard contracts and with the nuances of various methods of project delivery. Our attorneys are experienced in reviewing, drafting, and/or negotiating contracts, as well as developing contract forms tailored to meet specific client needs.
Arbitration / Mediation Services
N. Ward Lambert regularly provides services as a mediator or arbitrator in complex construction disputes.